Definition of Palladio, Andrea in English:

Palladio, Andrea

proper noun

  • (1508–80), Italian architect. He led a revival of classical architecture, in particular promoting the Roman ideals of harmonic proportions and symmetrical planning. A notable example of his many villas, palaces, and churches is the church of San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice.

Pronunciation:

Palladio, Andrea

/pəˈlädēō/