architrave

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English[edit]

Section 5 is the architrave.

Etymology[edit]

First attested 1563, borrowing from Italian architrave, from archi- ‎(main) + trave ‎(beam).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑr.kɪ.treɪv/
  • enPR: ärʹkĭ-trāv′
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Noun[edit]

architrave ‎(plural architraves)

  1. (architecture) The lowest part of an entablature; rests on the capitals of the columns.
  2. (architecture) The moldings (or other elements) framing a door, window or other rectangular opening.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

[1528] borrowing from Italian architrave.

Noun[edit]

architrave f ‎(plural architraves)

  1. architrave

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Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

Derived from archi- +‎ trave.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ar.kiˈtra.ve/, [är̺k̟iˈt̪r̺äːve̞]
  • Hyphenation: ar‧chi‧trà‧ve

Noun[edit]

architrave m ‎(plural architravi)

  1. architrave
  2. template