In antis
In antis In an"tis [L.] (Arch.) Between ant[ae]; -- said of a portico in classical style, where columns are set between two ant[ae], forming the angles of the building. See {Anta}. [1913 Webster]

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  • in antis — in àn·tis loc.agg.inv., lat. TS arch. di tempio greco arcaico il cui pronao o vestibolo anteriore è delimitato dal prolungarsi delle pareti laterali della cella sacra {{line}} {{/line}} ETIMO: lat. in antis fra i pilastri sott. aedes tempio …   Dizionario italiano

  • In antis — (lat.), Tempel mit Eckwandpfeilern unter dem Giebel …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • in antis — ə̇ˈnantə̇s adverb Etymology: Latin, in antae : between two antas a Greek Doric entrance in antis Nikolaus Pevsner * * * in antis (Latin) 1. Literally, between the antae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Distyle in antis — Distyle Dis tyle, a. [Gr. di = di s twice + ? pillar: cf. F. distyle.] (Arch.) Having two columns in front; said of a temple, portico, or the like. [1913 Webster] {Distyle in antis}, having columns between two ant[ae]. See {Anta}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • distyle in antis — ə̇ˈnantə̇s, ˌiˈn , ˈan.ˌtēs adjective Etymology: Latin in antis between antas : having two columns between two antas …   Useful english dictionary

  • dнstilo in antis — adj Dнcese del edificio que tiene dos columnas en la fachada, situadas entre dos pilastras que se levantan a ambos lados de la misma …   Diccionario de Construcción y Arquitectur

  • ANTIS (in) — in ANTIS dicebatur Templum, quod Antas haberet in pronao, Graece Ναὸς εν παραςτάτιν, Vitruvius l. 3. c. 1. In Antis erit aedes, quum habebit in fronte Antas parietum, qui cellam circumcludunt, et inter Antas in medio columas duas supraque… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • in an|tis — «ihn AN tihs», Latin. between antae: »a portico in antis …   Useful english dictionary

  • in|ces´sant|ness — in|ces|sant «ihn SEHS uhnt», adjective. never stopping; continual: »The roar of Niagara Falls is incessant. The incessant noise from the factory kept me awake all night. SYNONYM(S): ceaseless, constant. ╂[< Late Latin incessāns, antis… …   Useful english dictionary

  • in|ces´sant|ly — in|ces|sant «ihn SEHS uhnt», adjective. never stopping; continual: »The roar of Niagara Falls is incessant. The incessant noise from the factory kept me awake all night. SYNONYM(S): ceaseless, constant. ╂[< Late Latin incessāns, antis… …   Useful english dictionary

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