How to use octastyle in a sentence
There is no example of this sort in Rome, but in Athens there is the octastyle in the precinct of the Olympian.Ten Books on Architecture | Vitruvius
If an octastyle is to be constructed, let the front be divided into twenty-four parts and a half.Ten Books on Architecture | Vitruvius
It was peripteral, octastyle; that is, surrounded with a portico of columns, with eight to each façade.
Hexastyle: Having six columns; as in the case of octastyle for eight.How to judge architecture | Russell Sturgis
The hexastyle temple is necessarily more high and more narrow than the octastyle building.How to judge architecture | Russell Sturgis