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tempietto (plural tempiettos)
- (architecture) A small, temple-like building
- 2007 January 21, Christopher Gray, “Bankers Trust: The Building Known for Its Ziggurat Top”, in New York Times:
- 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.
tempietto m (plural tempietti)
- a small building, in the form of a temple, in a landscaped garden
- → English: tempietto