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Rank Topic Wikipedia views
1 Fleur-de-lis 7,133 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
2 Truss 2,609 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
3 Column 2,236 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
4 Trompe-l'œil 2,182 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
5 Window 2,133 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
6 Cantilever 2,043 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
7 Stairway 1,871 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
8 Lighting 1,867 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
9 Facade 1,854 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
10 Dome 1,763 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
11 Sundial 1,759 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
12 Shed 1,214 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
13 Fountain 1,189 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
14 Minaret 1,183 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
15 Chimney 1,183 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
16 Portico 1,017 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
17 Turret 976 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
18 Gable 946 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
19 Pergola 929 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
20 Parapet 915 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
21 Foundation (engineering) 913 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
22 Pedestal 906 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
23 Spire 876 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
24 Apse 863 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
25 Decorative arts 829 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
26 Mezzanine (architecture) 816 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
27 Balcony 800 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
28 Aisle 794 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
29 Post and lintel 776 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
30 Porch 769 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
31 Flying buttress 768 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
32 Cornice 764 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
33 Pediment 740 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
34 Cupola 728 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
35 Mansard roof 727 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
36 Baluster 722 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
37 Verandah 718 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
38 Atrium (architecture) 655 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
39 Sump 631 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
40 Loggia 613 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
41 Chevron (insignia) 602 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
42 Plinth 596 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
43 Colonnade 589 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
44 Light fixture 573 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
45 Clerestory 561 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
46 Corbel 533 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
47 Mullion 533 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
48 Alcove 499 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
49 Courtyard 486 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
50 Roof garden 478 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
51 Laurel wreath 474 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
52 Windcatcher 462 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
53 Abutment 452 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
54 Pilaster 441 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
55 Narthex 440 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
56 Ashlar 428 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
57 Stoa 426 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
58 Observation deck 417 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
59 Pinnacle 405 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
60 Eave 404 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
61 Glossary of architecture 402 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
62 Coffer 401 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
63 Awning 391 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
64 Spandrel 382 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
65 Mashrabiya 382 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
66 Porte-cochère 379 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
67 Solar chimney 374 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
68 Cella 361 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
69 Architectural glass 358 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
70 Reflecting pool 344 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
71 Iconostasis 331 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
72 Deck (building) 331 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
73 Podium 329 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
74 Handrail 301 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
75 Machicolation 291 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
76 Rill 285 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
77 Ornament (architecture) 277 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
78 Arcade (architecture) 274 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
79 Baldachin 257 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
80 Dry stone 254 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
81 Herma 252 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
82 Stile 251 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
83 Garage (house) 251 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
84 Natural building 247 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
85 Emergency exit 246 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
86 Onion dome 244 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
87 Quadrangle (architecture) 240 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
88 Revetment 238 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
89 Quatrefoil 235 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
90 Tympanum (architecture) 228 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
91 Stylobate 226 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
92 Hypostyle 224 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
93 Terrace (building) 221 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
94 Trellis (architecture) 211 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
95 Astragal 208 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
96 Carport 200 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
97 Exedra 197 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
98 Sunburst 197 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
99 Tiffany glass 196 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
100 Niche (architecture) 195 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
101 Widow's walk 187 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
102 Brise soleil 187 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
103 Rustication (architecture) 184 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
104 Raised floor 184 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
105 Driveway 180 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
106 Loading dock 178 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
107 Voussoir 176 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
108 Pyramidion 172 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
109 Barnstar 171 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
110 Latticework 167 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
111 Rood screen 166 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
112 Newel 164 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
113 Piano nobile 162 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
114 Pylon (architecture) 158 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
115 Gusset plate 158 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
116 Festoon 157 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
117 Chhatri 156 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
118 King post 154 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
119 Fire escape 152 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
120 Gopuram 148 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
121 Aedicula 147 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
122 Western use of the Swastika in the early 20th century 147 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
123 Garderobe 144 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
124 Piloti 140 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
125 Hunky Punk 139 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
126 Setback (architecture) 139 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
127 Sill plate 139 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
128 Skeuomorph 136 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
129 Pier (architecture) 133 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
130 Muqarnas 126 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
131 Wall plate 125 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
132 Timber roof trusses 124 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
133 Jali 121 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
134 Weatherstripping 119 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
135 Cricket (roofing) 118 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
136 Architectural lighting design 113 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
137 Deconstruction (building) 112 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
138 Nymphaeum 108 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
139 Triforium 106 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
140 Dougong 106 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
141 Cuneus 101 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
142 Bracket (architecture) 100 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
143 Bay (architecture) 97 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
144 Long gallery 97 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
145 Pelmet 94 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
146 Ancient Chinese wooden architecture 94 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
147 Fluting (architecture) 92 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
148 Jharokha 90 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
149 Dentil 88 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
150 Atlas (architecture) 87 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
151 Gutta 86 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
152 Megalithic architectural elements 86 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
153 Templon 83 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
154 Rumford fireplace 81 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
155 Towers in medieval fortifications 78 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
156 Stone wall 77 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
157 Cast stone 77 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
158 Bird bath 76 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
159 Articulation (architecture) 76 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
160 Box gutter 74 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
161 Portuguese pavement 72 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
162 Cour d'honneur 71 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
163 Bent entrance 71 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
164 Saddle roof 70 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
165 Spear closet 68 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
166 Gablet roof 67 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
167 Urban stoop 66 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
168 Flèche 65 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
169 Cartouche (design) 65 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
170 Blind arcade 65 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
171 Double-skin facade 63 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
172 Banquette 62 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
173 Dutch gable 61 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
174 Yard globe 59 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
175 Weep 58 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
176 Movable seating 56 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
177 Corps de logis 53 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
178 Opisthodomos 52 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
179 Irimoya 52 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
180 Arris 51 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
181 Chhajja 51 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
182 Coade stone 50 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
183 Imperial staircase 50 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
184 Servants' quarters 48 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
185 Minstrels' gallery 48 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
186 Diapering 47 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
187 Stair riser 47 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
188 Rim joist 47 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
189 Alternative natural materials 47 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
190 Cable railings 46 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
191 Attic ladder 45 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
192 Annualized geo solar 45 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
193 Quarter round 43 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
194 Anchor plate 43 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
195 Crown steeple 43 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
196 Tin ceiling 41 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
197 Reeding 41 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
198 Dog-leg (stairs) 40 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
199 Roof lantern 40 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
200 Crepidoma 39 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
201 Chimera (architecture) 39 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
202 Guard stone 39 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
203 Wind brace 38 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
204 Roof deck 37 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
205 Gaper 36 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
206 Coal hole 36 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
207 Knop 36 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
208 Queen post 36 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
209 Westwork 35 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
210 Sudare 35 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
211 Sidelight 35 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
212 Parvise 34 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
213 Chabutro 32 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
214 Jack arch 31 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
215 Pavement (architecture) 29 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
216 Anta (architecture) 29 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
217 Cymatium 28 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
218 Arizona room 28 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
219 Pulpitum 28 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
220 Cant (architecture) 27 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
221 Camber beam 27 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
222 Attic style 26 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
223 Antefix 26 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
224 Skyrise greenery 26 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
225 Tribune (architecture) 25 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
226 Euthynteria 25 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
227 Tetraconch 25 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
228 Waterstop 24 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
229 Loculus (architecture) 24 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
230 Blind arch 24 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
231 Post in ground 24 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
232 Hyphen (architecture) 23 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
233 Hagioscope 22 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
234 Dikka 22 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
235 Camarín 22 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
236 Geison 22 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
237 Riwaq 22 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
238 Water table (architecture) 22 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
239 Lombard band 21 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
240 Maqsurah 21 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
241 Xystus (architectural term) 20 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
242 Lighting for the elderly 20 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
243 Haworth Art Gallery 20 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
244 Brattishing 19 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
245 Hood mould 19 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
246 Shade sail 19 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
247 Truth window 19 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
248 Gable stone 18 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
249 Prang (architecture) 18 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
250 Grillwork 18 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
251 Peripteros 18 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
252 Chinese Chippendale (architecture) 18 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
253 Witches' stones 17 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
254 Cyclostyle 17 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
255 Five foot way 17 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
256 Bossage 17 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
257 Quadrant (architecture) 17 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
258 Matroneum 17 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
259 Flood opening 17 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
260 Alure 16 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
261 Mocárabe 16 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
262 Pend 16 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
263 Bochka roof 16 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
264 Tholobate 15 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
265 Term (architecture) 14 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
266 Peristasis (architecture) 14 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
267 Kokoshnik (architecture) 14 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
268 Ichnography 13 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
269 Araeostyle 13 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
270 Putlog hole 13 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
271 Bolection 13 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
272 Quadrifrons 12 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
273 Broach spire 12 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
274 Fortochka 12 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
275 Floor medallions 11 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
276 Opus gallicum 11 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
277 Spur (architecture) 10 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
278 Chambranle 10 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
279 Channel letters 10 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
280 Wayside shrine 10 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
281 Vitruvian scroll 10 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
282 Quarterfoil 9 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
283 Gadrooning 9 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
284 Ambulacrum 9 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
285 Abat-son 8 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
286 Araeosystyle 8 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
287 Brahmasthan 8 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
288 Gafio 8 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
289 Jamb Statues 8 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
290 Abat-voix 7 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
291 Dwarf gallery 7 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
292 Ball flower 6 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
293 Namako wall 6 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
294 Anathyrosis less than 5 views
295 Trophy (architectural) less than 5 views
296 Spire light less than 5 views
297 Ante-choir less than 5 views
298 Catshead less than 5 views
299 Xystum less than 5 views
300 Orthostates less than 5 views
301 Order (mouldings) less than 5 views
302 Combination stair less than 5 views
303 Fleuron (architectural) less than 5 views
304 Fender pier less than 5 views
305 Porch tower less than 5 views
306 Battered corner less than 5 views
307 Peak ornament less than 5 views

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Architectural elements are the unique details and component parts that together, form the architectural style of houses, buildings and structures.

This terminology does not include:

refer to: Category:Buildings and structures and List of building types
  • Names for parts of buildings defined by their function (e.g. kitchen, nave)
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  • The names of styles of buildings or architectural movements (e.g. gothic, Bauhaus)
refer to: Category:Architectural styles
  • Building materials or construction methods (e.g. thatch)
refer to: Category:Building materials

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