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Definition of Relic


  1. That which remains; that which is left after loss or decay; a remaining portion; a remnant.
  2. The body from which the soul has departed; a corpse; especially, the body, or some part of the body, of a deceased saint or martyr; -- usually in the plural when referring to the whole body.
  3. Hence, a memorial; anything preserved in remembrance; as, relics of youthful days or friendships.
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Relic Translations

relic in French is relique
relic in German is Rest
relic in Hungarian is ereklye
relic in Spanish is reliquia