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Halikarnassose mausoleum (maailmaime)

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  • Halicarnassus — Infobox Settlement official name = Halicarnassus(Ἁλικαρνασσός) other name = (Bodrum) native name = Ancient Carian City in Turkey imagesize = 280px image caption = The ruins of the Mausoleum of Maussollos, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient… …   Wikipedia

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  • Halicarnassus — noun an ancient Greek city on the southwestern coast of Asia Minor in what is now Turkey; site of the mausoleum at Halicarnassus • Instance Hypernyms: ↑city, ↑metropolis, ↑urban center • Part Holonyms: ↑Turkey, ↑Republic of Turkey …   Useful english dictionary

  • Halicarnassus — • A titular see of Caria, suffragan of Stauropolis Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Halicarnassus     Halicarnassus     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • mausoleum — (n.) magnificent tomb, 1540s, from L. mausoleum, from Gk. Mausoleion, name of the massive marble tomb built 353 B.C.E. at Halicarnassus (Greek city in Asia Minor) for Mausolos, Persian satrap who made himself king of Caria. It was built by his… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Halicarnassus — [hal΄ə kär nas′əs] ancient city in SW Asia Minor, on the Aegean: site of the MAUSOLEUM …   English World dictionary

  • Mausolēum — (griech.), ursprünglich das Grabmal, das dem König Mausolos (in schriftlich Mausollos) von Karien seine Gemahlin Artemisia in Halikarnassos errichten ließ. Es bestand aus einem hohen viereckigen Unterbau, der einen Umfang von 129 m hatte und ein… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Mausoleum — [mô΄sə lē′əm, mä΄sə lē′əm; mô΄zəlē′əm] n. pl. for 2 & 3 mausoleums or mausolea [mô΄səlē′ə, mô΄zəlē′ə] [mô΄səlē′ə, mô΄zəlē′ə] [L < Gr Mausōleion] 1. the tomb of Mausolus, king of Caria, at Halicarnassus: included among the seven wonders of the… …   English World dictionary

  • mausoleum — mausolean, adj. /maw seuh lee euhm, zeuh /, n., pl. mausoleums, mausolea / lee euh/. 1. a stately and magnificent tomb. 2. a burial place for the bodies or remains of many individuals, often of a single family, usually in the form of a small… …   Universalium

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