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stela

[stee-luh]
noun, plural ste·lae [stee-lee] /ˈsti li/.
  1. stele(defs 1–3).
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Contemporary Examples of stelae

Historical Examples of stelae

  • These stelae and altars are the peculiar features of the Copan ruins.

    The American Egypt

    Channing Arnold

  • Kellekli, near Jerablus; two stelae, one with relief inscription.

  • To the south of the enclosure described, Stephens found within terraced walls a group of stelae and altars.

    The American Egypt

    Channing Arnold

  • The stelae the latter describes as being twice or three times as high as those at Copan, and always monolithic.

    The American Egypt

    Channing Arnold

  • The figures on the stelae at Copan and Quirigua, in many instances have across their breasts what looks like a broad band.

    The American Egypt

    Channing Arnold