Related formsar·chi·tra·val, adjectivear·chi·traved, adjective
Examples from the Web for architrave
The columns support an entablature with its frieze and cornice, but the architrave is wanting.Sketches from the Subject and Neighbour Lands of Venice|Edward A. Freeman
At the top of each side, under the architrave, the name of the wind is inscribed in Greek characters.
Passing under this archway into the Via Mazzanti is a lovely old fountain bearing the date of 1478 on the architrave.The Story of Verona|Alethea Wiel
Above the frieze there is another narrow strip, or tenia, like that upon the architrave.A History of Art for Beginners and Students|Clara Erskine Clement
It gives, however, a greater appearance of constructive repose to the architrave than the latter would have without it.A History of Art in Ancient Egypt, Vol. II (of 2)|Georges Perrot