1902, from Greek oideion "building for musical performance."

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

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Contemporary Examples of odeon

  • Still, Odeon—one of Europe's largest chains—says it won't show the film on its screens in Britain, Ireland, and Italy.

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    Has Disney Gone Mad?

    Kim Masters

    February 24, 2010

Historical Examples of odeon