Pantheon

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See also: pantheon and panthéon

English[edit]

View from the entrance in the 2nd c. (hypothetical reconstruction, 19th c.)
The Pantheon in Rome today.

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Pantheon, from Ancient Greek Πάνθειον (Pántheion, a temple of all gods), neuter of πάνθειος (pántheios, of or common to all gods), from πᾶν (pân, all, everything) +‎ θείος (theíos, of or for the gods), from θεός (theós, god).

Proper noun[edit]

Pantheon

  1. The circular Roman temple dedicated to all the gods in 27 BCE in Rome, rebuilt c. 125 CE and later consecrated as church.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Πάνθειον (Pántheion, a temple of all gods)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpanteɔn/
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Noun[edit]

Pantheon n (genitive Pantheons, plural Pantheons)

  1. pantheon

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