Arcosolium: plural arcosolia, is an arched recess used as a place of entombment. The word is from Latin arcus, “arch”, and solium, “throne” (literally: “place of state”) or post-classical “sarcophagus”.
proscenium: the metaphorical vertical plane of space in a theatre, usually surrounded on the top and sides by a physical proscenium arch (whether or not truly “arched”) and on the bottom by the stage floor itself, which serves as the frame into which the audience observes from a more or less unified angle the events taking place upon the stage during a theatrical performance. The concept of the fourth wall of the theatre stage space that faces the audience is essentially the same.
Large elevated arch, usually found in fours, each corner of which support the church dome.
Equilateral pointed arch.
Also known as: Ħnejja tal-kwart.
Three centered arch.
Also known as: Ħnejja tat-terz.
Also known as: Ħnekka Kumpass.
Also known as: Ħnejja għat-tond
Lancet pointed arch.
Also known as: Ħnejja tal-kalament or Ħnejja rieqda.
Also known as: Ħnejja rampanti.
Also known as: Ħnejja mezzapunt.
Also known as: Ħnejja tal-kalament or Ħnejja maqtugħa.
Also known as: Ħnejja rieqda or Ħnejja maqtugħa.
Also known as: Ħnejja fuq erba’ ċentri,