triforium

noun tri·fo·ri·um \ trī-ˈfȯr-ē-əm \

Definition of triforium

plural triforia play \trī-ˈfȯr-ē-ə\
: a gallery forming an upper story to the aisle of a church and typically an arcaded story between the nave arches and clerestory

Origin and Etymology of triforium

Medieval Latin


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