antechoir definition

  • noun:
    • somewhere at the choir reserved for the clergy and choir people.
    • the part of a church in front of the choir, usually reserved for clergy
    • an area inclosed or reserved in the entrance on choir, when it comes to clergy and choristers.
    • in which a choir is split, such as some Spanish churches, that unit of it which is the further from sanctuary.
    • In architecture, an area, pretty much inclosed, as you're watching choir of a church; some for the nave adjoining the choir-screen and separated from the other countries in the nave by a railing. Also called fore-choir.
    • a spot in front of the choir set aside the clergy and choir users.
    • the element of a church at the choir, often set aside for the clergy
    • an area inclosed or reserved within entry towards the choir, for the clergy and choristers.
    • Where a choir is split, as in some Spanish churches, that unit of it which is the further from sanctuary.
    • In design, a place, more or less inclosed, in front of the choir of a church; a portion regarding the nave adjoining the choir-screen and separated from remaining portion of the nave by a railing. Also known as fore-choir.
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