[magazine] Domus is the name of two magazines, one published in Italy and one in the United States. It was created by Gio Ponti, a famous Italian Designer and Architect. The magazine changed its editorial line after 1940, when Ponti left it to create the architecture and interior design maga...
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Latin, meaning: house, home, residence.
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(Latin) Latin word for house, home, or palace; in ancient Roman times, the pater familias was the head of the Roman household; the domus' floor plan was symmetrical; the fauces, the jaws or entryway of the house, opened into the atrium which was the central hall usually followed by the tablinum, the...
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An elegant Roman house for a single family, usually single-storeyed with rooms facing onto the atrium and onto a porticoed garden. One distinct difference between civilised Romans and the barbarians was their housing. Whereas barbarians lived in primitive huts, Rome took to housing its people in sop...
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private family residence of modest to palatial proportions, found primarily in ancient Rome and Pompeii. In contrast to the insula (q.v.), or ... [2 related articles]
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In ancient Rome, the domus (plural domūs, genitive domūs or domī) was the type of house occupied by the upper classes and some wealthy freedmen during the Republican and Imperial eras. It comes from the Ancient Greek word domi ("δομή") meaning structure since it was the standard type of hous...
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