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  Last updated January 8, 2016


A
Aisles
Altars
Ambulatories
Amphitheaters
Apses
Aqueducts
Arcades
Arches
Art museums

B
Balconies
Baldachins
Baptisteries
Basilicas
Bell towers
Bridges

C
Campaniles
Capitals
Caryatids
Cathedrae
Cathedrals
Ceilings
Cellae
Chapels
Chapter houses
Chevets
Churches
Clerestory windows
Colonnades
Columns
Concrete construction
Courtyards

D
Domes
Doorways


E
Entablatures
Entrances
Escalators

F
Forums
Fountains
Friezes

G
Gables
Gargoyles
Gates
Government office buildings
H
Hallways
Highways
Hospitals
Houses
Hypostyle halls

I
Interiors
Islamic architecture

J


K


L
Lanterns (roof appendages)
Libraries
Lintels
Loggias

M

Madrasas
Mastabas
Megarons
Minarets
Monasteries
Mortuary temples
Mosques
Museums

N
Naves
Niches

O
Obelisks
Oculi
Office buildings
Open air theaters
Opera houses

P
Palaces
Parks
Parliament buildings
Pediments
Pilasters
Portals
Pronaoi
Pyramids

R

Revetments
Roundels
Ruins

S

Schools
Skylights
Skyscrapers
Spandrels
Stairs
Streets
Stylobates

T
Terrace roofs
Tholoi
Treasuries
Tympana

V
Vaults
Volutes

W

Windows