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  1. slype(Noun)

    A covered passageway, especially one connecting the transept of a cathedral or monastery to the chapter house.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Slype(noun)

    a narrow passage between two buildings, as between the transept and chapter house of a monastery

  2. Origin: [Cf. D. sluipen to sneak.]


  1. Slype

    The term slype is a variant of slip in the sense of a narrow passage; in architecture, the name for the covered passage usually found in monasteries or cathedrals between the transept and the chapter house, as at St Andrews, Winchester, Gloucester, Exeter and St. Albans.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Slype

    slīp, n. a. covered passage from the transept of a cathedral to the chapter-house, &c. [Slip.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of slype in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of slype in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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