Rotunda

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Rotunda or The Rotunda may refer to:

  • Rotunda (architecture), any building with a circular ground plan, often covered by a dome
  • Rotunda (geometry), a family of dihedral-symmetric polyhedra with alternating pentagons and triangles around an axis
  • Rotunda (script), a specific medieval blackletter script
  • A term used by some Spanish-speaking or Spanish-influenced countries for roundabouts

Places[edit]

Czech Republic[edit]

Greece[edit]

Ireland[edit]

  • Rotunda Hospital, built as the "New Lying-In Hospital" in 1757 in Dublin, Ireland

Moldova[edit]

Romania[edit]

  • Rotunda, Olt, a commune in Olt County, Romania
  • Rotunda, a village in Corbeni Commune, Argeş County, Romania
  • Rotunda, a village in Buza Commune, Cluj County, Romania
  • Rotunda, a village in Doljești Commune, Neamţ County, Romania
  • Rotunda, a village administered by Liteni town, Suceava County, Romania

United Kingdom[edit]

  • The Blackfriars Rotunda, a building in Southwark, London near the south end of Blackfriars Bridge in London, that existed in various forms from 1787 to 1958
  • The Rotunda (Woolwich), a John Nash building in Woolwich, London, UK, affiliated to Firepower, the Royal Artillery museum
  • The Rotunda at Ranelagh Gardens, London, a now demolished but once fashionable social meeting place and function room
  • Rotunda (Birmingham), opened as "The Rotunda" in 1965
  • Rotunda Museum, museum of geology in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England
  • Glasgow Rotunda, at the entrance to a tunnel under the River Clyde, Scotland

United States[edit]

People[edit]

  • Rotunda radicals, a diverse group of London radical reformers who gathered around the Blackfriars Rotunda after 1830
  • An Italian family name carried by many people including:
    • Kyndra Rotunda (née Miller, born 1973), American legal academic and former wife of:
    • Ronald Rotunda (born 1945), American legal academic
    • An American family of professional wrestlers:
      • Mike Rotunda (born 1958)
      • Windham Rotunda, Mike's older son, better known as Bray Wyatt (born 1987)
      • Taylor Rotunda, Mike's younger son, better known as Bo Dallas (born 1990)

Music[edit]