Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A chest or other box for storing valuables.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A chest, bookcase, or other place, where writings or curiosities are deposited; a shrine.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A chest, bookcase, or other place where writings or curiosities are deposited; a shrine.

Etymologies

From Old French escrin (French écrin), from Latin scrīnium. (Wiktionary)

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