tempietto (plural tempiettos)
- (architecture) A small, temple-like building
2007, January 21, “Christopher Gray”, in Bankers Trust: The Building Known for Its Ziggurat Top:
- Trowbridge & Livingston designed a chubby granite tower in the neo-Classical style topped not by a tempietto, a cupola or a spire — all used in previous high buildings — but a steep, massive pyramid of 24 steps.
- A small building, in the form of a temple, in a landscaped garden