Marcel was some time cleaning up the kitchen, and his masters and he buried the poor cat in the garden under the pagoda.
Witness, for example, that sterile phenomenon, the pagoda of 'caste'!
There is no pagoda or shrine in Burma around which is not found a large number of these images.
The pagoda is hexagonal, and counts seven stories and twenty-eight windows.
On arriving at the Pramane, the urn is placed upon the pagoda, there to remain for seven days.
When they reached the platform in front of the pagoda, their syces took their horses.
Low conical hills rise from the banks of the river, each crowned by a pagoda, around which are many "kyoungs" and "zeyats."
No attacks were made by the enemy, after the defeat of the assault upon the pagoda.
Dr. Milne asserts that Ningpo is 10,000 years old, and that the pagoda was raised antecedent to the city being built.
The movements of this force were eagerly watched from the terrace of the pagoda.
1580s, pagode (modern form from 1630s), from Portuguese pagode (early 16c.), perhaps from a corruption of Persian butkada, from but "idol" + kada "dwelling." Or perhaps from or influenced by Tamil pagavadi "house belonging to a deity," from Sanskrit bhagavati "goddess," fem. of bhagavat "blessed, adorable," from *bhagah "good fortune," from PIE root *bhag- "to share out, apportion" (cf. Greek phagein "to eat;" see -phagous).
A tower with several different stories, each of which has its own roof. Pagodas are common in eastern Asia and originally served religious purposes as memorials or shrines.