Chancel - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈtʃænsl|  American pronunciation of the word chancel
Brit.  |ˈtʃɑːns(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word chancel

noun

- area around the altar of a church for the clergy and choir; often enclosed by a lattice or railing (syn: bema, sanctuary)

Word forms

noun
singular: chancel
plural: chancels
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