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noun [U]  us   /rɪˈnɑʊn/ fml
the state of being famous: an artist of national renown
adjective  us   /rɪˈnɑʊnd/
The region is renowned for its natural beauty.
Translations of “renown”
in Vietnamese danh tiếng…
in Spanish renombre…
in Thai ชื่อเสียง…
in Malaysian terkenal…
in French renom…
in German der Ruhm…
in Chinese (Traditional) 名譽, 聲望, 聲譽…
in Indonesian termashur…
in Chinese (Simplified) 名誉, 声望, 声誉…
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