There are 2 main definitions of galilee in English:

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galilee 1

Pronunciation: /ˈɡaləˌlē/

noun

A chapel or porch at the entrance to some English churches.
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.

Origin

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

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Syllabification: gal·i·lee

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There are 2 main definitions of galilee in English:

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Galilee 2

Pronunciation: /ˈɡaləˌlē/
A northern region of ancient Palestine, west of the Jordan River, associated with the ministry of Jesus. It is now part of Israel.

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Syllabification: Gal·i·lee

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