Bît Hilani

Designates ancient Near Eastern and Anatolian palaces having two long rooms fronted by a portico, often flanked by projecting ells; may also refer to some ancient entrance buildings or gatehouses.

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2695
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300005736. The J. Paul Getty Trust.