Origin of Doric
Examples from the Web for doric
Historical Examples of doric
Triglyph, the channelled feature in the frieze of the Doric order.
The shaft (Figs. 67, 70) is of more slender proportions than the Doric shaft.
The entablature (Fig. 70) is, generally speaking, richer than that of the Doric order.
Perhaps the only fault of the detail is that the Doric pilasters and columns are too tall.Portuguese Architecture
Walter Crum Watson
In this form, the Doric column was an absolutely fresh note in architecture.The Legacy of Greece
1560s, see Dorian; in reference to the architectural order, 1610s. The Doric dialect in ancient Greek theater was broad and rustic, hence it has been applied in English to northern and Scots dialects (1837).