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columnas con capiteles foliáceos

English translation: columns with foliated capitals

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Spanish term or phrase:columnas con capiteles foliáceos
English translation:columns with foliated capitals
Entered by: Barnaby Griffiths
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13:32 Jun 28, 2004
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Architecture
Spanish term or phrase: columnas con capiteles foliáceos
columns in a church
Barnaby Griffiths
Local time: 01:44
columns with foliated capitals
Explanation:
time for an architectural dictionary eh?

... As a matter of fact, Greek style was of ... The columns are often fluted or reeded, offering opportunities ... hollows; the capitals are ***voluted, foliated or floriated*** ...
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Jane Lamb-Ruiz
Grading comment
yep, either an architectural dictionary or stick to what I should be translating. Thx a lot.
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columnas con capiteles foliáceos
columns with foliated capitals


Explanation:
time for an architectural dictionary eh?

... As a matter of fact, Greek style was of ... The columns are often fluted or reeded, offering opportunities ... hollows; the capitals are ***voluted, foliated or floriated*** ...
www.bozzle.com/perGreek.html - 10k - Cached - Similar pages

Jane Lamb-Ruiz
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 83
Grading comment
yep, either an architectural dictionary or stick to what I should be translating. Thx a lot.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Jacqueline van der Spek
0 min

agree  AnaAngelica Amador: Probablemente se refiere a las columnas griegas del estilo corintio, las cuales tenían capiteles decorados con hojas muy elaboradas.
38 mins

agree  Jennifer Smith
58 mins

agree  Patricia Fierro, M. Sc.
1 hr

agree  xxxA-Z Trans
7 hrs
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