Definition of Tholos

1. Noun. A dome, or domed building; a cupola. ¹



2. Noun. A dome-shaped tomb from the Mycenaean period of Ancient Greece. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Tholos

1. a circular, underground tomb [n -LOI]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tholos

thoil
thole
tholed
tholeiite
tholeiites
tholeiitic
tholemod
tholepin
tholepins
tholes
tholi
tholin
tholing
tholins
tholoi
tholos (current term)
tholus
thomaean
thomaism
thomasclarkite
thombi
thomean
thometzekite
thomism
thomist
thomite
thomsenolite
thomsonian
thomsonianism

Literary usage of Tholos

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Athenian Grain-tax Law of 374/3 B.C. by Ronald S. Stroud (1998)
"506-499 BC, was seen by Herodotus in the Agora in the second half of the 5th century BC and served as a public granary after 374/3 BC The tholos, ..."

2. The Athenian Grain-tax Law of 374/3 B.C. by Ronald S. Stroud (1998)
"506-499 BC, was seen by Herodotus in the Agora in the second half of the 5th century BC and served as a public granary after 374/3 BC The tholos, ..."

3. The Athenian Grain-tax Law of 374/3 B.C. by Ronald S. Stroud (1998)
"506—499 BC, was seen by Herodotus in the Agora in the second half of the 5th century BC and served as a public granary after 374/3 BC The tholos, ..."

4. The Athenian Grain-tax Law of 374/3 B.C. by Ronald S. Stroud (1998)
"506-499 BC, was seen by Herodotus in the Agora in the second half of the 5th century BC and served as a public granary after 374/3 BC The tholos, ..."

5. The Athenian Grain-tax Law of 374/3 B.C. by Ronald S. Stroud (1998)
"506-4-99 BC, was seen by Herodotus in the Agora in the second half of the 5th century BC and served as a public granary after 374/3 BC The tholos, ..."

6. The Athenian Grain-tax Law of 374/3 B.C. by Ronald S. Stroud (1998)
"506-499 BC, was seen by Herodotus in the Agora in the second half of the 5th century Bc and served as a public granary after 374/3 BC The tholos, ..."

7. The Athenian Grain-tax Law of 374/3 B.C. by Ronald S. Stroud (1998)
"506-499 BC, was seen by Herodotus in the Agora in the second half of the 5th century BC and served as a public granary after 374/3 BC The tholos, ..."

8. The Athenian Grain-tax Law of 374/3 B.C. by Ronald S. Stroud (1998)
"506-499 BC, was seen by Herodotus in the Agora in the second half of the 5th century BC and served as a public granary after 374/3 BC The tholos, ..."

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