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ˌroʊ məˈnɛskRo·manesque

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Romanesque, Romanesque architecturenoun

    a style of architecture developed in Italy and western Europe between the Roman and the Gothic styles after 1000 AD; characterized by round arches and vaults and by the substitution of piers for columns and profuse ornament and arcades

Wiktionary

  1. romanesqueadjective

    Somewhat resembling the Roman; -- applied sometimes to the debased style of the later Roman Empire, but especially to the more developed architecture prevailing from the 8th century to the 12th.

  2. romanesqueadjective

    Of or pertaining to romance or fable; fanciful.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Romanesqueadjective

    somewhat resembling the Roman; -- applied sometimes to the debased style of the later Roman empire, but esp. to the more developed architecture prevailing from the 8th century to the 12th

    Etymology: [F. romanesque; cf. It. romanesco.]

  2. Romanesqueadjective

    of or pertaining to romance or fable; fanciful

    Etymology: [F. romanesque; cf. It. romanesco.]

  3. Romanesquenoun

    romanesque style

    Etymology: [F. romanesque; cf. It. romanesco.]

Freebase

  1. Romanesque

    Romanesque is the debut extended play released by the Japanese rock band Buck-Tick. It was released on 12-inch vinyl, cassette and 8cm CD on March 21, 1988 through Victor Entertainment. The extended play peaked at number twenty on the Oricon charts and has sold 40,000 copies worldwide.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Romanesque

    rō-man-esk′, n. that which pertains to romance: (archit.) the style of round-arched and vaulted architecture which succeeded Roman architecture, from about the time of Constantine (c. 350 A.D.) till it was gradually superseded by Gothic in the 12th century: the dialect of Languedoc. [Fr.,—Sp. Romanesco—L. Romanicus.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Romanesque in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Romanesque in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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