meaning of Adytum

Adytum meaning in General Dictionary

The innermost sanctuary or shrine in ancient temples whence oracles were given For this reason a personal chamber a sanctum

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  • The innermost sanctuary or shrine in old temples, whence oracles got. Hence: A private chamber; a sanctum.

Adytum meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) The innermost sanctuary or shrine in old temples, whence oracles got. For this reason: an exclusive chamber; a sanctum.


Sentence Examples with the word Adytum

The most famous adytum in Greece was in the temple of Apollo at Delphi.

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