creu de volta

English translation: groined/ribbed vault

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Catalan term or phrase:creu de volta
English translation:groined/ribbed vault
Entered by: Maria Rosich Andreu

17:29 Apr 3, 2003
Catalan to English translations [PRO]
Architecture / history/construction of churches, castles
Catalan term or phrase: creu de volta
Is it the same thing as a "bóveda de crucería" (ribbed vault)?

Thanks in advance,

Martin
Martin Perazzo
Spain
Local time: 23:36
groined/ribbed vault
Explanation:
sí, es lo mismo.

Según el Larousse se traduce groined o ribbed vault

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Maria Rosich Andreu
Spain
Local time: 23:36
Grading comment
gràcies per la confirmació, Maria. I think I'd rather groin myself than do this translation ;-)
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5 +1groined/ribbed vault
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groined/ribbed vault


Explanation:
sí, es lo mismo.

Según el Larousse se traduce groined o ribbed vault

suerte

Maria Rosich Andreu
Spain
Local time: 23:36
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in CatalanCatalan, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
gràcies per la confirmació, Maria. I think I'd rather groin myself than do this translation ;-)

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Berni Armstrong: I love "groined" vault :-)
23 mins
  -> els diccionaris estan plens de perles.... :D
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