Mithraeum

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Mithraeum a grotto sacred to Mithras
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L.,—Gr.,—Old Pers. Mitra.

Usage

In literature:

A rock column supports the roof, and a building (possibly a Mithraeum) once stood above.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 3" by Various
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