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Definition of Chancel

Chancel
Chancel Chan"cel, n. [OF. chancel, F. chanceau, cancel, fr. L. cancelli lattices, crossbars. (The chancel was formerly inclosed with lattices or crossbars) See Cancel, v. t.] (Arch.) (a) That part of a church, reserved for the use of the clergy, where the altar, or communion table, is placed. Hence, in modern use; (b) All that part of a cruciform church which is beyond the line of the transept farthest from the main front. Chancel aisle (Arch.), the aisle which passes on either side of or around the chancel. Chancel arch (Arch.), the arch which spans the main opening, leading to the chancel. Chancel casement, the principal window in a chancel. --Tennyson. Chancel table, the communion table.

Meaning of Chancel from wikipedia

- In church architecture, the chancel is the space around the altar, including the choir and the sanctuary (sometimes called the presbytery), at the liturgical...
- Chancel Mangulu Mbemba (born 8 August 1994) is a Congolese international footballer who plays as a defender for Portuguese club Porto. In his professional...
- Chancel Ndaye (born 14 April 1999) is a Burundian footballer who currently plays as a defender for Las Vegas Lights in the USL Championship. "AFRICAN...
- Chancel repair liability is a legal obligation on some property owners in England and Wales to pay for certain repairs to a church which may or may not...
- Échiquier for 22 years. Chancel was born in Ayzac-Ost, France. Chancel died at his home in Paris from cancer, aged 86. Jacques Chancel est mort, Le Figaro...
- Jules Chancel (25 September 1867 - 20 January 1944) was a French journalist and writer, particularly active in books for children. A nephew of Jules Charles-Roux...
- Chancel flowers (also known as altar flowers) are flowers that are placed in the chancel of a Christian church. These chancel flowers are often paid for...
- Chancelor Johnathan Bennett (born April 16, 1993), known professionally as Chance the Rapper, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer...
- Lucas Chancel (born in 1987 in Grenoble) is a French economist. He is Codirector and Senior economist at the World Inequality Lab of the Paris School...
- Sheila (born Annie Chancel, 16 August 1945) is a French pop singer who became successful as a solo artist in the 1960s and 1970s, and was also part of...
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