Origin of fronton
Examples from the Web for fronton
The thickness of the Cornice being added to this 9th part, makes up the height of the whole Piedement or Fronton.
He went away to the city of Ancyra, while the clergyman Fronton set himself about building.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 7 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
The fear of death induced Fronton to say everything that the inquisitors required, and he demanded reconciliation.
The other feature is the court or fronton where is played the jeu de paume, or, to give it its Basque nomenclature, pelota.Castles and Chateaux of Old Navarre and the Basque Provinces|Francis Miltoun