toran

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Sanskrit word for an arch or gate.

Noun[edit]

toran ‎(plural torans)

  1. (architecture) A gateway consisting of two upright pillars carrying one to three transverse lintels, often minutely carved with symbolic sculpture, and serving as a monumental approach to a Buddhist temple.

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

toran

  1. Genitive singular form of tora.

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