Variant of aisle
- a part of a church alongside the nave, choir, or transept, set off by a row of columns or piers
- a passageway between sections of seats in rows
- a narrow passageway, as between rows of trees
Origin: Middle English ile ; from Old French aile, wing, section of a building (see aileron); eastern; English -s- through confusion with isle
- aisled adjective
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