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definition of the word sacellum

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A view of the sacellum of the Anaunia Martyrs in the Basilica of San Simpliciano, Milan, Italy.

From Latin sacellum.

Singular
sacellum

Plural
sacella

sacellum (plural sacella)

  1. A small chapel, as a monument within a church
  2. (ancient Rome) A shrine open to the sky, sometimes used for sacrificial purposes, or in honor of the divine

A diminutive of sacer (sacred, dedicated).

sacellum (genitive sacellī); n, second declension

  1. A sanctuary dedicated to a deity, usually open to the sky
  2. A chapel

Number Singular Plural
nominative sacellum sacella
genitive sacellī sacellōrum
dative sacellō sacellīs
accusative sacellum sacella
ablative sacellō sacellīs
vocative sacellum sacella

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