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SACER
sacred
consecrate
1. to make/declare something sacred
2. to dedicate something to a goal.
execrate
to denounce as vile/evil; to detest.
sacrament
something considered to have sacred significance
sacrelige
disrespect to something regarded as sacred
sacrosanct
sacred (often used ironically)
SANCTUS
holy
sanctimonious
pretending to be righteous
sanction
1. approval; support; permission.
2. a penalty for breaking with law/custom
3. to approve; to encourage
sanctity
godliness; holiness
sanctuary
a sacred place; any place of refuge
HIEROS
holy / sacred / supernatural
hierarchy
a group organized by rank
hieroglyphic
1. written with pictures to represent sounds or meanings of words
2. hard to read.
PIO, PIARE, PIAVI, PIATUM
to appease / to purify (with sacred rites)
expiate
to make amends for; to atone for.
piety
religious devotion; great respect toward something, especially parents.
impious
sacriligious; profane; lacking appropriate reverance or respect
pittance
a meager portion of anything, expecially an allowance or salary