crepidoma

   The stepped base of a Greek temple.

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  • Crepidoma — of the Philippeion at Olympia; the column rests on the stylobate with two levels of the stereobate below, all in marble resting on the limestone euthynteria. Crepidoma is an architectural term related to ancient Greek buildings. The crepidoma is… …   Wikipedia

  • Crepidoma — en el templo de Segesta. En la arquitectura clásica, se llama crepidoma (κρηπίδωμα, del griego krepìs, base) a la plataforma escalonada construida en piedra sobre la que se asienta un templo. En el orden dórico, está conformada por tres escalones …   Wikipedia Español

  • Crepidoma — oder Krepidoma, in der griechischen Baukunst s.v.w. Unterbau; bei dem Tempel bestand derselbe aus drei Stufen …   Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • crepidoma — CREPIDÓMA s.f. Fundament cu trepte al unui templu antic grecesc. [< gr. krepidoma]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 07.02.2005. Sursa: DN …   Dicționar Român

  • crepidomă — CREPIDÓMĂ s. f. baza mai înaltă decât nivelul solului, cu trepte pe care se înalţă un templu antic grecesc, un edificiu. (< gr. krepidoma) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • crepidoma — noun In classical Greek architecture, the platform of (usually three) levels upon which the superstructure of the building is erected, typically forming a series of steps …   Wiktionary

  • crepidoma — cre·pi·dò·ma s.m. TS arch. → crepidine {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1934. ETIMO: dal gr. krēpídōma, der. di krēpís, îdos basamento, zoccolo …   Dizionario italiano

  • crepidoma — pl.m. crepidomi …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

  • crepidoma — n. stepped foundation of a Greek temple (Architecture) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Greek temple — Greek temples (Ancient Greek: polytonic|ὁ ναός , gr. ho naós dwelling , semantically distinct from Latin la. templum temple ) were structures built to house the cult statues within Greek sanctuaries. The temples themselves did usually not… …   Wikipedia

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