variants or less commonly quadriportico
plural quadriporticuses
: a nearly square atrium surrounded by colonnaded porticoes

Word History


quadriporticus from Late Latin, from Latin quadri- + porticus portico; quadriportico from Italian, from Late Latin quadriporticus

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“Quadriporticus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quadriporticus. Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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