Sentence Examples


  • All are built in the Doric style, of the local porous stone, which is of a warm red brown colour, full of fossil shells and easily corroded when exposed to the air.
  • Both temples belong to the best period of the Doric style and are among the finest in existence.
  • Just outside the south wall is a Roman necropolis, with massive tombs in masonry, and a Christian catacomb, and a little farther south a tomb in two stories, a mixture of Doric and Ionic architecture, belonging probably to the 2nd century B.C., though groundlessly called Dimensions in English feet.
  • At Pollina, the ancient Apollonia, are the remnants of a Doric temple, of which a single column is still standing.
  • Plato only speaks of one, but in course of time the number increased to ten according to Lactantius 1 The word is usually derived -- from 2 o-(30XXa, the Doric form of Oeou (ovX7) (= will of God).

How would you define Doric? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus