Pagoda vs Gazebo - What's the difference?

pagoda | gazebo |


As nouns the difference between pagoda and gazebo

is that pagoda is an asian religious building, especially a multistory buddhist tower, erected as a shrine or temple while gazebo is a belvedere, either a type of summer-house or a roofed, detached porch-like structure, usually in a yard, park or lawn.

pagoda

English

(wikipedia pagoda)

Noun

(en noun)
  • An Asian religious building, especially a multistory Buddhist tower, erected as a shrine or temple.
  • An ornamental structure, of that design, erected in a park or garden.
  • A unit of currency, a coin made of gold or half gold, issued by various dynasties in medieval southern India.
  • Derived terms

    * pagoda tree

    See also

    * stupa * wat ----

    gazebo

    English

    (wikipedia gazebo)

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • A belvedere, either a type of summer-house or a roofed, detached porch-like structure, usually in a yard, park or lawn.