Ambulakru

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.

Arkosolju

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”.

Arzella

Apse of a church.

Source: Italian (arcella)

Ref: JA

 

Kampnar

Church steeple.

Source: Sicilian

Plural: kampnari

Kappella

Chapel.

Source: Italian

Plural: Kappelli

Kappellun

Large elevated arch, usually found in fours, each corner of which support the church dome.

Source: Italian

Plural: kappelluni

Kjostru

Cloister, convent.

Source: Italian

Plural: Kjostri

 

Knejsa

Small church or chapel.

 

Kolumbarju

columbarium ( pl. columbaria): a place for the respectful and usually public storage of cinerary urns (those holding a deceased’s cremated remains).

Konkatidral

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

Koppla

Dome (architecture).

Source: Italian

Plural: koppli

 

Kor

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

Korett

Tribune (architecture).

Source: Italian

Plural: koretti

 

Kripta

Crypt, an underground room or vault beneath a church, used as a chapel or burial place.

Source: Italian

Plural: kripti

Kuppletta

Small dome, cupola.

Source: Italian

Plural: Kuppletti