Greek temple

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  • 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

  • Temple — • The Latin form, templum, from which the English temple is derived, originally signified an uncovered area marked off by boundaries; especially the place marked off by the augurs to be excepted from all profane uses Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Temple of Isthmia — Temple of Isthmia, The Temple of Poseidon, located on the Isthmus of Corinth, about 10 miles east of the Ancient City. The site was originally found by Oscar Broneer in 1952 with excavations continuing until 1967. Between August 16th and November …   Wikipedia

  • Temple of Artemis — Coordinates: 37°56′59″N 27°21′50″E / 37.94972°N 27.36389°E / 37.94972; 27.36389 …   Wikipedia

  • 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

  • Temple — A temple (from the Latin word templum ) is a structure reserved for religious or spiritual activities, such as prayer and sacrifice, or analogous rites. A ‘’templum’’ constituted a sacred precinct as defined by a priest, or augur. It has the same …   Wikipedia

  • Temple of Hephaestus — Infobox Historic building name=Temple of Hephaestus/Theseion Ναός Ηφαίστου/Θησείο caption=Temple of Hephaestus, Athens: eastern face map type= location town=Athens location country=Greece architect= client= engineer= construction start date=449… …   Wikipedia

  • TEMPLE —    The Etruscan temple consisted of a high podium of stone, one to three cellae with or without wings, and a superstructure of wood dressed with terracottas. Good examples are found at Orvieto, Veii, and Tarquinia. The best examples of the… …   Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans

  • Temple of Zeus — The Temple of Zeus at Olympia is an ancient Greek pagan temple, dedicated to the chief of the gods, Zeus. Built in 470 456 BCE, it was the very model of the fully developed classical Greek temple of the Doric order. [ …   Wikipedia

  • Greek Theatre (Los Angeles) — The Greek Theatre is a 5,700 seat amphitheater located at Griffith Park in Los Angeles, California. It was built in 1929, opening on September 29 of that year. The amphitheater s stage is modeled after a Greek temple.History The Greek Theatre,… …   Wikipedia

  • Temple of Neptune, Paestum — The Temple of Neptune, Paestum is a greek temple in Paestum, Campania, Italy, actually dedicated to the goddess Hera. It is part of the UNESCO World Heritage site …   Wikipedia

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