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Meaning of PROPYLAEUM

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Prop`y*l[ae]"um\, n.; pl. {Propyl[ae]a}. [L., fr.
Gr. ?; ? before + ? a gate.] (Anc. Classical Arch.)
Any court or vestibule before a building or leading into any
inclosure.

 

 

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