sanctuary (n.) Old form(s): Sanctuarie
holy place, church, religious place of safety
3H6 IV.iv.31[Lady Grey to Rivers] I'll hence forthwith unto the sanctuary
R3 III.i.42[Cardinal Bourchier to Buckingham] God in heaven forbid / We should infringe the holy privilege / Of blessed sanctuary
TNK III.i.62.1[Arcite to Palamon] your silence / Should break out, though i'th' sanctuary
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