Definition of Porticoes:
Synonyms for Porticoes:
- "Callista", John Henry Cardinal Newman.
Thus, successive series of chambers and courts, of pylons and porticoes, were added reign after reign to the original nucleus; and- vanity or piety prompting the work- the temple continued to increase in every direction, till space or means had failed.- "Manual Of Egyptian Archaeology And Guide To The Study Of Antiquities In Egypt", Gaston Camille Charles Maspero.
Beyond, in the" Field of Mars- the site of the densest part of modern Rome- was an almost continuous cluster of public buildings and resorts, of theatres, temples- including the first form of that incomparable edifice, the Pantheon, the only building of ancient Rome which still remains practically whole- of baths, porticoes, and enclosed promenades.- "Life in the Roman World of Nero and St. Paul", T. G. Tucker.