salomónica

noun
sa·​lo·​mó·​ni·​ca | \ ˌsaləˈmänə̇kə \
plural -s

Definition of salomónica

: a twisted architectural column

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History and Etymology for salomónica

Spanish, from feminine of salomónico of Solomon (in the Bible), from Salomón Solomon + -ico -ic; from the belief that a similar column in St. Peter's Cathedral in Rome came from Solomon's temple

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“Salomónica.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/salom%C3%B3nica. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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