Origin of finial
OTHER WORDS FROM finialfin·i·aled, adjective
Words nearby finial
How to use finial in a sentence
And not content with this exuberance in the external ornaments of the arch, the finial interferes with its traceries.The Stones of Venice, Volume III (of 3)|John Ruskin
He leads us up to the finial of one of the stalls, which is carved in the figure of a monk.
Each pillar is surmounted by a pinnacle, and behind each canopy rises a crocketed gable, again crowned by a huge finial.
Over each seat is an ogee canopy, cinquefoil, crocketed, and surmounted by a huge finial.
On each of its faces is an entrance through a pointed arch, ornamented with crockets and a finial.