There are 2 main definitions of galilee in English:


Syllabification: gal·i·lee
Pronunciation: /ˈɡaləˌlē


A chapel or porch at the entrance to some English churches.
More example sentences
  • An exceptionally long nave was constructed, which ended with a massive west-work completed in the early C13; the west porch or galilee was remodelled soon afterwards.


Middle English: from Old French, from medieval Latin galilea 'Galilee'. Compare with gallery.

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