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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Middle English, from Anglo-Norman fertre, from Latin feretrum, from Ancient Greek φέρετρον(phéretron), from the verb φέρω(phérō, I carry).

NounEdit

feretory ‎(plural feretories)

  1. A receptacle that houses relics of saints.
  2. An area of a church where relics are kept.

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