This is the part of the church where the people sit. It is called the 'nave' as the roof looks a little like an upturned boat - the latin for 'boat' being 'navis' from where we get the word 'navigate' and 'navy'.
The NAVE is the main part of the interior of a church and people sit there. The roof looks like a boat turned upside down, and in latin boat is 'navis'!
Nave is not an adjective. It is a noun for the middle part of a church.
In the architecture of a church, the nave is the central corridor to the altar. The longest nave in the USA can be found in New York City, at the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine.
it is the main body of the church leading to the alter
No. A nave is the central area of a church, where the congregation sits.
The central area of a church is called a NAVE.
Most of the pews are in the nave in a Church.
Yes. A nave is the main approach to the main altar - the center of the Church, usually.
A church's nave is the longest aisle in the sanctuary, generally between the entrance doors and the altar. Most modern churches have their general seating in the nave. This means the the congregation occupies the nave.
The long central part of the church is called the nave.
It is called the nave.
Nave refers to the longest part of a sanctuary, generally between the entrance doors and the altar. Moany churches have their general seating in the nave. In churches shaped like a cross, the nave is the long, vertical stem.
It is called the 'nave'
It is called the cruciform. It is the combined shapes of the nave and transepts.
Allow me to say the spelling of "naive" is incorrect. My guess is you intended to write "nave". The nave is the central approach to the high altar
In order to build a nave, you would need to have columns or pillars as well as walls that support the building. A nave is the main body of a church building based on the Romanesque and Gothic architecture.?æ
It is called a nave.
La nef is the nave in a church. It is the place in the church where people prey.
Try nave, cove or nook.
it is called Nave. it is the top most part of the church in plan and is generally rectangular of semi-circular.
The nave is the central aisle of a basilica type church or the main body of a church (whether aisled or not) between its western wall and its chancel (the part occupied by the clergy and possibly a choir). It is the zone of a church accessible by the laity (those not part of the clergy). It roughly corresponds to the contrast between the audience seating (analogous to the nave) and the stage (analogous to the chancel) when people go to the theater or a concert.