That part of the entablature of an order which is between the architrave and cornice. It is a flat member or face, either uniform or broken by triglyphs, and often enriched with figures and other ornaments of sculpture.
Any sculptured or richly ornamented band in a building or, by extension, in rich pieces of furniture. See Illust. of Column.
A kind of coarse woolen cloth or stuff with a shaggy or tufted (friezed) nap on one side.
|Frieze (v. t.)|
To make a nap on (cloth); to friz. See Friz, v. t., 2.
Wide central section part of an entablature
Coarse Medieval woollen, plain weave cloth with a nap on one side; later a sturdy carpet and upholstery fabric
Painting by John Piper
|Frieze (Last Name / Surname)|
Frieze is the #32,524 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 707 people had that surname.
Frieze in Spanish