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idol

noun [C]  /ˈɑɪ·dəl/ us  
a person who is loved, admired, or respected a lot: Basketball players are his idols. An idol is also an object or picture that is worshipped as a god.
Translations of “idol”
in Korean 우상, (신)우상…
in Arabic قُدْوة, مَعْبود الجماهير, وَثَن…
in French idole…
in Turkish ilâh, gözde kişi, hayranlık duyulan kimse…
in Italian idolo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 偶像,明星, 神像…
in Russian идол, божество…
in Polish idol…
in Spanish ídolo…
in Portuguese ídolo…
in German der Götze, das Idol…
in Catalan ídol…
in Japanese アイドル, 偶像…
in Chinese (Simplified) 偶像,明星, 神像…
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