Temple of Apollo

Temple of Apollo

Temple of Apollo can refer to:
*Temple of Apollo (Delphi), in Greece
*Temple of Apollo at Bassae, in Greece
*Temple of Apollo Patroos, in Greece
*Temple of Apollo Palatinus, in Rome
*Temple of Apollo Sosianus, in Rome
*Temple of Apollo (Pompeii), in Italy
*Temple of Apollo (Didyma), in Turkey

ee also

*Apollo#Cult sites

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Temple of Apollo — noun (Greek mythology) the oracle at Delphi where a priestess supposedly delivered messages from Apollo to those who sought advice; the messages were usually obscure or ambiguous • Syn: ↑Oracle of Apollo, ↑Delphic oracle, ↑oracle of Delphi •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Temple of Apollo Sosianus — The Temple of Apollo Sosianus (previously known as the Apollinar and the temple of Apollo Medicus [In Greek it appears as Ἀπολλώνιον, the Apollonion Cass. Dio frg. 50.1] ) is a Roman temple dedicated to Apollo in the Campus Martius, next to the… …   Wikipedia

  • Temple of Apollo Palatinus — The Temple of Apollo Palatinus (Palatine Apollo) on the Palatine Hill was first dedicated by Augustus to his patron god Apollo. It was only the second temple in Rome dedicated to the god, after the Temple of Apollo Sosianus. It was sited next to… …   Wikipedia

  • Temple of Apollo (Pompeii) — The Temple of Apollo is a temple dedicated to the Roman god Apollo in the ancient Roman town of Pompeii. Facing the north side of the town s basilica, it is the town s most important religious building and has very ancient origins. The cult of… …   Wikipedia

  • Temple of Apollo Patroos — The Temple of Apollo Patroos (meaning from the fathers ) is a small ruined temple of Ionic order built in 340 320 BCE. It is 10 m wide and 16.5 m long and located north west of the Ancient Agora of Athens near the Stoa of Zeus. [ [http://plato… …   Wikipedia

  • Apollo — This article is about the Greek and Roman god. For other uses, see Apollo (disambiguation) and Phoebus (disambiguation). Not to be confused with Phobos (mythology). Apollo …   Wikipedia

  • Temple of Bellona (Rome) — The temple of Bellona was an ancient Roman temple dedicated to the goddess Bellona and sited next to the Temple of Apollo Sosianus and the Theatre of Marcellus in Rome. HistoryIt was first vowed in 296 BC by Appius Claudius Caecus after a victory …   Wikipedia

  • Temple of Friendship — The Temple of Friendship ( de. Freundschaftstempel) is a small, round temple in the western part of Sanssouci Park in Potsdam. It was built by Friedrich the Great of Prussia in memory of his favorite sister, Markgravine Wilhelmine of Bayreuth,… …   Wikipedia

  • Temple of Jupiter (Pompeii) — See Temple of Jupiter for other temples to him. The Temple of Jupiter, Capitolium, or Temple of the Capitoline Triad was a temple in Roman Pompeii, at the north end of its forum. Initially dedicated to Jupiter alone, it was erected in the mid 2nd …   Wikipedia

  • Apollo — /euh pol oh/, n., pl. Apollos for 2, 3. 1. the ancient Greek and Roman god of light, healing, music, poetry, prophecy, and manly beauty; the son of Leto and brother of Artemis. 2. a very handsome young man. 3. Aerospace. one of a series of U.S.… …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.