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17:25 Nov 21, 2008
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Architecture / religious
Spanish term or phrase: arco de embocadura
Description of the outside of a church:
"Al siglo XVI pertenece el coro que se encaja en el tramo medieval y se alza sobre un arco escarzano. El arco de embocadura se decora con cabezas de serafines"
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4portal arch
bigedsenior
4proscenium archliz askew
1Proscenium arch
Robert Copeland
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Proscenium arch


Explanation:
Church architecture - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Both theological and practical influences on church architecture have included ... large congregations than for small; for the former, proscenium arch arrangements ...
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Church_architecture - 60k - Cached
Solomon, I Have Surpassed Thee: The Proscenium Arch
The Proscenium Arch. Gilbert Pownall's mosaics above the ... Westminster Cathedral is the mother church of the Roman Catholic community in England and Wales. ...
westminstercathedral.blogspot.com/2008/02/proscenium-arch.html - 64k - Cached
PraiseBuildings.com: Dictionary of Ecclesiastical Architecture
Proscenium. Proscenium Arch. Prothesis. Pulpit. Pulpit ... Stepped Arch. Stonehenge. Store-Front Church. Structural Glued- Laminated Timber. Stump Tracery ...
www.praisebuildings.com/dictionary/index3.htm - Cached
The Moody Church
Proscenium arch above platform. Exterior is glazed plaster – decorative in nature ... Black and white photos from The Moody Church, photographer unknown. ...
www.moodychurch.org/information/historyPhotos.html - Cached
About Opus 83
... which a musician brings music to life. It is our foremost goal to put our craftsmanship and expertise in the service of ... proscenium arch as if by way of ...
www.cbfisk.com/do/DisplayInstrumentAbout/instId/83 - Cached
TFWM - Technologies For Worship Magazine
... of color saturation used on the columns, dome, and proscenium arch. ... changing system to light the nave, sanctuary, and proscenium arch of the church. ...
www.tfwm.com/0807_illuminatingstignatiuschurch - Cached
Sargent Architects > Gallery > Faith
Stone and wood trim bring expansive wall surfaces into scale. A proscenium arch structure screens choir entry doors, relocated HVAC grills and ...
www.sargentarchitects.com/hagc.htm - Cached
Peace Lutheran Church
... negatives included the fact that the church was designed and built in a ... and installation of a wooden reredos, screen at the proscenium arch creating ...
www.sopi.com/faith_luth_02.htm - Cached
Salem Catholic " Church Restoration
Apse and proscenium arch, Christmas 2007. scaffolding in nave. Antique Pulpit ... Church Restoration. Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite (Usus Antiquior) ...
www.salemcatholic.org/?page_id=18 - Cached


Robert Copeland
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proscenium arch


Explanation:
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Church architecture - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Church architecture or ecclesiastical architecture refers to the ..... for the former, proscenium arch arrangements with huge amphitheatres such as at ...
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Church_architecture - 60k - Cached - Similar pages
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Solomon, I Have Surpassed Thee: The Proscenium Arch
8 Feb 2008 ... The Proscenium Arch. Gilbert Pownall's mosaics above the High Altar ... Westminster Cathedral is the mother church of the Roman Catholic ...
westminstercathedral.blogspot.com/2008/02/proscenium-arch.html - 66k - Cached - Similar pages
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SCDAHNRPhoto
South Carolina Department of Archives and History. Lynchburg Presbyterian Church , Interior-Proscenium Arch. Lynchburg-Presbyterian-Church ...
www.nationalregister.sc.gov/lee/S10817731016/pages/S1081773... - 2k - Cached - Similar pages

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Note added at 24 mins (2008-11-21 17:49:50 GMT)
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This follows my reference below at 17 minutes :-)

liz askew
United Kingdom
Local time: 12:58
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portal arch


Explanation:
So it seems!

bigedsenior
Local time: 04:58
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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Notes to answerer
Asker: Not really sure if this is the term, but it's the one that went in. All the proscemium sounded veru interior to me?

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Reference comments


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Reference

Reference information:
TORAL.- Arco que forma la embocadura del ábside central de un templo.

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Note added at 10 mins (2008-11-21 17:35:26 GMT)
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Architecture and Urbanization in Colonial Chiapas, Mexico: Mexico - Google Books Result
by Sidney David Markman - 1984 - Architecture - 443 pages
The interior space is unbroken except for the projecting piers which support the chancel arch, arco toral, dividing the nave from the presbytery. (FiG. 146. ...
books.google.co.uk/books?isbn=0871691531...

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Note added at 17 mins (2008-11-21 17:42:47 GMT)
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arco del proscenio in context | images
ar·co del pros·ce·nio Masculine - Noun - Singular

1. proscenium arch; Synonyms: embocadura; Marco de la escena de los teatros sobre el que se alza el telón.

liz askew
United Kingdom
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 52
Note to reference poster
Asker: I really am lost, but your reference would seem to be inside a church and this part of the text is specifically Exterior. Thanks

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