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Tetrastylos
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[German version]

(from the adjective τετράστυλος/tetrástylos, 'four-columned'). Modern architectural term describing, in analogy to the established term hexastylos ('six-columned'), a temple or column construction with only four frontal columns.

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Lit. vgl. Tempel (V. A.3)

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Höcker, Christoph (Kissing), “Tetrastylos”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 20 January 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1205500>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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