pronaos

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Temple diagram with location of the pronaos highlighted

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πρόναος (prónaos, vestibule of a church).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pronaos (plural pronaoi or pronaoses)

  1. (architecture) The inner area of the portico of a Greek or Roman temple

Translations[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

pronaos m (plural pronaos)

  1. (architecture) pronaos (the inner area of the portico of a Greek or Roman temple)

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

pronaos m

  1. pronaos