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Definition of Anta

Anta
Anta An"ta, n.; pl. Ant[ae]. [L.] (Arch.) A species of pier produced by thickening a wall at its termination, treated architecturally as a pilaster, with capital and base. Note: Porches, when columns stand between two ant[ae], are called in Latin in antis.

Meaning of Anta from wikipedia

- Anta may refer to: Fava d'anta, a tree found in Brazil South American tapir, known in Portuguese as 'anta' Phytelephas seemannii, known in Quechua and...
- Anta Sports Products Limited (SEHK: 2020) is a Chinese sports equipment multinational corporation headquartered in Jinjiang. It is the world's third-largest...
- Anta District may refer to: Anta District, Acobamba in Peru Anta District, Anta in Peru Anta District, Carhuaz in Peru This disambiguation page lists articles...
- Cheikh Anta Diop (29 December 1923 – 7 February 1986) was a Senegalese historian, anthropologist, physicist, and politician who studied the human race's...
- frieze more prominent. The Ionic anta capital is the Ionic version of the anta capital, the crowning portion of an anta, which is the front edge of a supporting...
- Cheikh Anta Diop University (French: Université Cheikh Anta Diop or UCAD), also known as the Cheikh Anta Diop University of Dakar, is a university in...
- An anta (pl. antæ, antae, or antas; Latin, possibly from ante, "before" or "in front of"), or sometimes parastas (pl. parastades), is an architectural...
- An anta capital is the crowning portion of an anta, the front edge of a supporting wall in Gr**** temple architecture. The anta is generally crowned by...
- Anta Ranra (quechua anta copper, ranra stony, stony place, "stony copper place", also spelled Antarangra) is a mountain in the Andes of Peru which reaches...
- using the Spanish language (2007 Peru Census). Anta (Anta) Anta East (San José de Anta) Anta West (Anta) (in Spanish) Instituto Nacional de Estadística...