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convent

noun [C]  us   /ˈkɑn·vent, -vənt/
a building or group of buildings in which nuns (= religious women) live or worship
Translations of “convent”
in Arabic دير الراهِبات…
in Korean 수녀원…
in Malaysian biara…
in French couvent…
in Turkish rahibe manastırı…
in Italian convento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 女修道院…
in Russian женский монастырь…
in Polish klasztor…
in Vietnamese nữ tu viện…
in Spanish convento…
in Portuguese convento…
in Thai สำนักแม่ชี…
in German das Kloster…
in Catalan convent…
in Japanese (女子)修道院…
in Indonesian biara, susteran…
in Chinese (Simplified) 女修道院…
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