Definition of naos in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈneɪɒs/

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noun (plural naoi /ˈneɪɔɪ/)

1The inner chamber or sanctuary of a Greek or other ancient temple.
1.1The main body or nave of a Byzantine church.


Greek, literally 'temple'.

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