an·​te·​nave | \ ˈantē-, -tə̇-\

Definition of antenave

: a church porch leading into the nave only or a part of a porch that leads directly into the nave

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First Known Use of antenave

1829, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for antenave

ante- + nave

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