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ID: 300004658
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300004658

 

Record Type: concept
naoi (chambers) (religious building spaces, <rooms and spaces by building type>, ... Components (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Principal interior chambers or architectural cores of certain religious buildings or sanctuaries. Among examples are ancient Greek architecture, where the naos was the main sanctuary of a temple; in Byzantine architecture, where the naos was typically the area of a centrally planned church reserved for the liturgy; and in Egyptian architecture and art, where the naos was a shrine housing the god or carried in miniature by the god.
 
Terms:
naoi (chambers) (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,L,PN)
naoi (chambers) (Dutch,D,U,U)
naoi (Spanish,D,U,U)
naos (chamber) (C,U,English,AD,L,SN)
naos (chamber) (Dutch-P,AD,U,U)
naos (Spanish-P,AD,U,U)
neos (chambers) (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
naoses (C,U,English,UF,U,PN)
naosoi (C,U,English,UF,U,PN)
Naoi (C,U,German,D,PN)
Naos (C,U,German-P,AD,SN)
ναός (C,U,Greek,UF,U,SN)
naós (C,U,Greek (transliterated),UF,U,SN)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  V.PJ

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Components (hierarchy name)
.... Components (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of components (objects parts)
........ components (objects parts) (G)
Hierarchy of <components by specific context>
............ <components by specific context> (G)
Hierarchy of building divisions
................ building divisions (G)
Hierarchy of rooms and spaces
.................... rooms and spaces (G)
Hierarchy of <rooms and spaces by building type>
........................ <rooms and spaces by building type> (G)
Hierarchy of religious building spaces
............................ religious building spaces (G)
Hierarchy of naoi (chambers)
................................ naoi (chambers) (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Meestal gebruikt om te verwijzen naar de belangrijkste inwendige ruimte van een Griekse tempel, met daarin het beeld van een godheid, hoewel het woord soms ook als synoniem van 'cella' wordt gebruikt. 
German ..... Hauptsächlich verwendet, um die innere Hauptkammer eines griechischen Tempels zu bezeichnen, in der sich die Statue der Gottheit befindet, gilt allerdings manchmal als bedeutungsgleich mit "Cella".  

Related concepts:
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  cellae
..................................................  (temple spaces, religious building spaces, ... Components (hierarchy name)) [300185263]
provide context ....  pronaoi
............................  (temple spaces, religious building spaces, ... Components (hierarchy name)) [300004670]
required for ....  naophorous statues
......................  (statues, <sculpture by subject type>, ... Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name)) [300404931]

Sources and Contributors:
ναός............  [VP]
...........  Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-) etymology note
naoi (chambers)............  [CDBP-SNPC, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP Preferred]
.............................  Comité, Plural del término en singular
.............................  Koch, Europese bouwstijlen (1988)
.............................  Lawrence, Greek Architecture (1973)
.............................  Lützeler, Verklarend kunstwoordenboek (1982)
.............................  Webster's Third New International Dictionary (1961)
Naoi............  [IfM-SMB-PK]
...........  Pierer [online] (1857-1865) http://www.zeno.org/nid/20009966676
naos (chamber)............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred, RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP]
.............................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.............................  Dinsmoor, Architecture of Ancient Greece (1975) GLOS
.............................  Fletcher, History of Architecture (1975)
.............................  Koch, Europese bouwstijlen (1988)
.............................  Lützeler, Verklarend kunstwoordenboek (1982)
.............................  McDonald, Progress into the Past (1967) GLOS
.............................  Paniagua, Vocabulario Básico de Arquitectura (1998) 227
.............................  Parker, Glossary of Terms Used in Architecture (1845)
.............................  Robertson, Handbook of Greek and Roman Architecture (1929) GLOS
.............................  Stierling, Egipto. De la prehistoria a los romanos (2004) 171
.............................  Sturgis, Dictionary of Architecture and Building (1901) 1; 480
.............................  Ward-Perkins, Roman Imperial Architecture (1985) GLOS
Naos............  [IfM-SMB-PK Preferred]
...........  Duden [online] (2011-) http://www.duden.de/node/691802/revisions/1351296/view
...........  Konrad, Architektur und Theologie (2006) 26
...........  Stadler, Weiser und Wesir (2009) 101
naoses............  [VP]
.................  Lawrence, Greek Architecture (1973)
naosoi............  [VP]
.................  Lawrence, Greek Architecture (1973)
naós............  [VP]
...........  Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-) etymology note
neos (chambers)............  [VP]
.............................  Dinsmoor, Architecture of Ancient Greece (1975) GLOS
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-SNPC, IfM-SMB-PK, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  Koch, Europese bouwstijlen (1988)
............  Lützeler, Verklarend kunstwoordenboek (1982)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Grove Art Online (2008-)
.......... Jenkins, Greek Architecture and Its Sculpture (2006)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... Koch, Europese bouwstijlen (1988)
.......... Lützeler, Verklarend kunstwoordenboek (1982)
German .......... [IfM-SMB-PK]
.......... IfM Berlin

 

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