Colonnade Definition

kŏlə-nād
colonnades
noun
colonnades
A series of columns set at regular intervals, usually supporting a roof or series of arches.
Webster's New World
A structure composed of columns placed at regular intervals.
American Heritage
Wiktionary
Wiktionary

Other Word Forms of Colonnade

Noun

Singular:
colonnade
Plural:
colonnades

Origin of Colonnade

  • French alteration of colonnate from Italian colonnato from colonna column from Latin columna kel-2 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From French colonnade.

    From Wiktionary

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