Archit. a series of columns set at regular intervals, usually supporting a roof or series of arches
Origin of colonnadeFrench ; from Italian colonnato ; from colonna ; from Classical Latin columna, column
- A series of columns placed at regular intervals.
- A structure composed of columns placed at regular intervals.
Origin of colonnadeFrench, alteration of colonnate, from Italian colonnato, from colonna, column, from Latin columna; see kel-2 in Indo-European roots.
façade of the thermal bath Frauenbad building
From French colonnade.