adj. sacred (often used ironically)
holy, sacred, untouchable, revered
unholy, sacrilegious, of no matter
The native americans viewed the earth and its inhabitants as sacrosanct, so they did not let any part of the animals they killed go to waste- using their bones for tools and their for for clothes.
The people of the Hindu region view cows as holy and sacrosanct, so they will not eat beef.