Sentence Examples


  • The nave is the most beautiful portion.
  • Its foundation dates from the year 1030, while the nave is Romanesque of the middle of the 12th century, with much pointed work.
  • Later he erected the priory, for canons of his order, of which the nave and transepts of the church remain.
  • It was not completed, however, till the 19th century, when the west portal and towers and two bays of the nave were added, according to the plans of Violletle-Duc. The fine stained glass of the windows dates from the 13th to the 15th centuries.
  • The nave passes from Norman to Early English in the course of its eight bays from east to west and also from the arcade through the triforium to the clerestory.