What is another word for ambo?

Pronunciation: [ˈambə͡ʊ] (IPA)

The word "ambo" typically refers to a raised platform or pulpit used in Christian religious ceremonies for the reading of scripture or the delivery of a sermon. Synonyms for this word include "lectern," "rostrum," and "podium." Each of these terms refers to a slightly different type of platform, with the lectern being a smaller, moveable stand for holding books and notes while the rostrum and podium suggest a larger, more permanent structure. Other words that may be used synonymously with ambo include "dais," "platform," and "stage," although each of these terms has a broader application beyond just religious contexts.

Synonyms for Ambo:

What are the hypernyms for Ambo?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    ambulance, automobile, vehicle, emergency vehicle, Life saving vehicle, emergency response vehicle, medical vehicle, rescue vehicle.

What are the hyponyms for Ambo?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for ambo (as nouns)

Usage examples for Ambo

The ambo; that's how much-seventy-five francs.
"The Furnace"
Rose Macaulay
52. Arcades ambo, p.
"A Handbook to the Works of Browning (6th ed.)"
Mrs. Sutherland Orr
As early as the fourth century the Council of Laodicea had decreed that "besides the appointed singers, who mount the ambo, and sing from the book, others shall not sing in the church."
"The Story of Our Hymns"
Ernest Edwin Ryden

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