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rite

noun [C]  us   /rɑɪt/
a set of fixed words and actions, often said and done as part of a religious ceremony: the marriage rite
Translations of “rite”
in Vietnamese nghi lễ…
in Spanish rito…
in Thai พิธีศาสนา…
in Malaysian upacara…
in French rite…
in German der Ritus…
in Chinese (Traditional) 宗教儀式, 禮節, 慣例…
in Indonesian upacara…
in Russian обряд…
in Turkish âyin, dinî tören…
in Chinese (Simplified) 宗教仪式, 礼节, 惯例…
in Polish obrządek, rytuał…
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