sekos

[ see-kos ]

noun
  1. (in ancient Greece)

    • a sanctuary.

    • the cella of a temple.

  2. any of various other shrines or sanctuaries.

Origin of sekos

1
First recorded in 1810–20, sekos is from the Greek word sēkós enclosed area

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