Decani

   A term used to designate the south side of the choir, (the right side as we face the Altar) that being the side where the Dean sits.

American Church Dictionary and Cyclopedia. — New York, Thomas Whittaker. . 1901.

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  • Decani — Deçani Deçani (albanais) ou Dečani/Дечани (serbe) est une ville de l Ouest du Kosovo, très connue en raison du monastère de Visoki Dečani de l Église orthodoxe serbe. Voir aussi Gjakova District References OSCE Organization for Security and Co… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Decani — De*ca ni, a. [L., lit., of the dean.] Used of the side of the choir on which the dean s stall is placed; decanal; correlative to {cantoris}; as, the decanal, or decani, side. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dečani — This article is about the city and municipality in Kosovo. For the architectural term, see Decani. Dečani   Municipality   Dečani/Дечани Deçan …   Wikipedia

  • Dečani — Deçan Дечани, Dečani …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Decani — Deçan/Deçani1 Dečani/Дечани2 Hilfe zu Wappen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dečani — Deçan/Deçani1 Dečani/Дечани2 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Decani — For the city in Kosovo, see Dečani. Decani (Latin: of the dean ) is the side of a church choir occupied by the Dean.[1] In English churches this is typically the choir stalls on the south side of the chancel, although there are some notable… …   Wikipedia

  • decani — /di kay nuy/, adj. of or pertaining to the epistle or liturgical south side of a church (opposed to cantoris). [1750 60; < ML decani of the dean (gen. of decanus); see DEAN1] * * * …   Universalium

  • Dečani — Sp Dèčanai Ap Дечани/Dečani L Serbija …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Dečani — Dẹčani   [ tʃ ], Kloster zwischen Peć und Prizren, Provinz Kosovo, Jugoslawien, von König Stephan III. Uroš 1327 als Grablege gegründet. Die fünfschiffige Kirche Christus Pantokrator mit dreischiffigem Narthex, eine der größten serbischen… …   Universal-Lexikon

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