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Section 5 is the architrave.

EtymologyEdit

First attested 1563, borrowing from Italian architrave, from archi-(main) + trave(beam).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑr.kɪ.treɪv/
  • enPR: ärʹkĭ-trāv′
 architrave on Wikipedia

NounEdit

architrave ‎(plural architraves)

  1. (architecture) The lowest part of an entablature; rests on the capitals of the columns.
  2. (architecture) The moldings (or other elements) framing a door, window or other rectangular opening.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

[1528] borrowing from Italian architrave.

NounEdit

architrave f ‎(plural architraves)

  1. architrave

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ItalianEdit

 
Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

Derived from archi- +‎ trave.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ar.kiˈtra.ve/, [är̺k̟iˈt̪r̺äːve̞]
  • Hyphenation: ar‧chi‧trà‧ve

NounEdit

architrave m ‎(plural architravi)

  1. architrave
  2. template