Word Origin & History

odeon
1902, from Gk. oideion building for musical performance, from oide (see ode).
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: odenwald
Next Definition: oder
Words Near: odeon
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for odeon
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing odeon
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Example sentences for +odeon
The former odeon cinema has recently been reopened as parkway cinema.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature