Hagia Sophia
noun /ˈha.jə soˈfi.ə/
a former patriarchal basilica, later a mosque, now a museum in Istanbul, Turkey.

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  • Hagia Sophia — (2006) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hagia Sophia —   [griechisch »heilige Weisheit«], türkisch Ayasọfya, Hauptkirche des Byzantinischen Reiches in Konstantinopel. Ein erster Bau wurde um 360 vollendet, 415 nach einem Brand (404) neu geweiht (Teile der angefügten Portikushalle ausgegraben), doch… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Hagia Sophia — (d.i. heilige Sophia), die Sophienkirche in Constantinopel, s.d …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Hagia Sophia — For other uses, see Hagia Sophia (disambiguation). Aghia Sophia redirects here. For the steamship, see SS Aghia Sophia. Hagia Sophia Ayasofya (Turkish) Ἁγία Σοφία (Greek) Sancta Sophia (Latin) …   Wikipedia

  • Hagia Sophia — Sainte Sophie (Constantinople) 41° 00′ 31″ N 28° 58′ 48″ E / 41.0085, 28.98 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hagia Sophia —    Justinian I s (q.v.) great church in Constantinople (q.v.), built from 532 537, dedicated to the holy wisdom (hagia sophia) of God. It was erected on the ruins of a fourth century basilica burned down in the Nika Revolt (q.v.) of 532.… …   Historical dictionary of Byzantium

  • Hagia Sophia — noun a 6th century masterpiece of Byzantine architecture in Istanbul; built as a Christian church, converted to a mosque in 1453, and made into a museum in the middle of the 20th century • Syn: ↑Hagia Sofia, ↑Santa Sophia, ↑Santa Sofia • Instance …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hagia Sophia — (Greek: Holy Wisdom ) Church in Istanbul, later a mosque and now a museum. It is the masterpiece of Byzantine architecture. Designed under Justinian I by Anthemius of Tralles and Isidorus of Miletus, the original building was completed in less… …   Universalium

  • HAGIA SOPHIA —    See BYZANTINE ARCHITECTURE; ISLAMIC ARCHITECTURE …   Historical Dictionary of Architecture

  • Hagia Sophia — Ha|gia So|phia, die; <griechisch> (Kirche in Istanbul [heute ein Museum]) …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

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