Fire Temples

Buildings constructed for the maintenance and worship of the sacred fire in Zoroastrianism. For open-air structures erected for similar purposes, use "fire altars.".

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fire temples American English
fire temple American English
fire sanctuaries American English
sanctuaries, fire American English
temples, fire American English
fire-temples British English
vuurtempels Dutch
vuurtempel Dutch
templos de fuego Spanish
templo de fuego Spanish
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Buildings constructed for the maintenance and worship of the sacred fire in Zoroastrianism. For open-air structures erected for similar purposes, use "fire altars."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300007611. The J. Paul Getty Trust.