HyperDic: hagia_sofia

English > 1 sense of the expression Hagia Sofia:
NOUNartifactHagia Sofia, Hagia Sophia, Santa Sophia, Santa Sofiaa 6th century masterpiece of Byzantine architecture in Istanbul
English > Hagia Sofia: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA 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.
SynonymsHagia Sophia, Santa Sophia, Santa Sofia
Instance ofmuseumA depository for collecting and displaying objects having scientific or historical or artistic value
Part ofIstanbul, Stambul, Stamboul, ConstantinopleThe largest city and former capital of Turkey
SpanishHagia Sofia, Hagia Sophia, Santa Sofia, Santa Sofía
CatalanHagia Sofia, Hagia Sophia, Santa Sofia

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