Ambulatory (Latin: ambulatorium, lit. “walking place”) is the covered passage around a cloister or the processional way around the east end of a cathedral or large church and behind the high altar.


Arcosolium: plural arcosolia, is an arched recess used as a place of entombment. The word is from Latin arcus, “arch”, and solium, “throne” (literally: “place of state”) or post-classical “sarcophagus”.


Co-Cathedral: a cathedral church which shares the function of being a bishop’s seat, or cathedra, with another cathedral, often in another city (usually a former see, anchor city of the metropolitan area or the civil capital).

Source: Italian

Plural: Konkatidrali


Choir: A. an organized group of singers, especially one that takes part in church services or performs in public. B. the part of a cathedral or large church between the high altar and the nave, used by the choir and clergy.

Source: Italian

Plural: Korijiet