Greek architecture

arquitectura griega f

English-Spanish architecture and construction dictionary. 2013.

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  • Greek architecture — noun the architecture of ancient Greece • Hypernyms: ↑classical architecture, ↑Greco Roman architecture * * * Greek architecture noun The style of architecture developed in ancient Greece (Corinthian, Doric, Ionic) • • • Main Entry: ↑Greek …   Useful english dictionary

  • ANCIENT GREEK ARCHITECTURE —    Ancient Greek architecture is widely revered for its formal elements that have come to be called classical. These include a canon of proportion based on the human body, symmetry and harmony in terms of the relationship between all parts and… …   Historical Dictionary of Architecture

  • Modern Greek architecture — A Xenia Hotel in Paliouri/Chalkidiki, 1962 Modern Geeek architecture is architecture in the modern Greek state, starting with the Greek War of Independence in 1821, but it may also include the architecture of the greek architecture has followed… …   Wikipedia

  • Greek temple — Greek temples (Ancient Greek: polytonic|ὁ ναός , gr. ho naós dwelling , semantically distinct from Latin la. templum temple ) were structures built to house the cult statues within Greek sanctuaries. The temples themselves did usually not… …   Wikipedia

  • Architecture of ancient Greece — Architecture was extinct in Greece from the end of the Mycenaean period (about 1200 BC) to the 7th century BC, when urpeppeeban life and prosperity recovered to a point where public building could be undertaken. But since many Greek buildings in… …   Wikipedia

  • GREEK REVIVAL STYLE —    See ROMANTIC ARCHITECTURE …   Historical Dictionary of Architecture

  • Greek Revival architecture — Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany. The Greek Revival was an architectural movement of the late 18th and early 19th centuries, predominantly in Northern Europe and the United States. A product of Hellenism, it may be looked upon as the last… …   Wikipedia

  • Greek — I. noun Etymology: Middle English Greke, from Old English Grēca, from Latin Graecus, from Greek Graikos Date: before 12th century 1. a. a native or inhabitant of ancient or modern Greece b. a person of Greek descent 2. a. the language used by the …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Architecture of Portugal — refers to the architecture practised in the territory of present day Portugal since before the foundation of the country, in the 12th century. The term may also refer to buildings created under Portuguese influence or by Portuguese architects… …   Wikipedia

  • Architecture Néoclassique — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Néoclassique. L Architecture néoclassique est une période architecturale procédant du néoclassicisme de la seconde moitié du XVIIIe siècle et du début du XIXe siècle. Succédant à l’architecture baroque… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Architecture néo-classique — Architecture néoclassique Pour les articles homonymes, voir Néoclassique. L Architecture néoclassique est une période architecturale procédant du néoclassicisme de la seconde moitié du XVIIIe siècle et du début du XIXe siècle. Succédant …   Wikipédia en Français

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