Origin of nave
Examples from the Web for nave
Round the choir is a row of chapels, which are wholly wanting to the nave.Account of a Tour in Normandy, Vol. I. (of 2)|Dawson Turner
The nave is the oldest part,” said the cicerone, “built about 1135 by Walter Le Bec.The Nebuly Coat|John Meade Falkner
The nave is wide, with clerestory; the narrow chancel has a chapel on the N. side.Hertfordshire|Herbert W Tompkins
The crossing of the nave and transept is covered with a dome carried on squinches, which dates from the first building.
There was High Mass in the choir that day, and she knelt a little way down the nave, beside a pillar.Long Will|Florence Converse