Chandeliers

A hanging light fixture with multiple branches for holding candles or lamps, often ornately decorated.

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591
Names
Chandelier
chandeliers
kroonluchters Dutch
kroonluchter Dutch
kaarsenkronen Dutch
kaarsenkroon Dutch
kronen Dutch
kroon Dutch
kroonverlichting Dutch
kroonverlichtingen Dutch
lichtkronen Dutch
lichtkroon Dutch
arañas Spanish
araña Spanish
chandelier de cristal Spanish
arandela de colgar Spanish
hachón Spanish

More Definitions

Lighting devices designed to hang from the roof or ceiling having two or more branches, holding candles, burners, or lamps; often ornamental.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300037622. The J. Paul Getty Trust.