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wife

noun [C]  us   /wɑɪf/ (plural wives  /wɑɪvz/ )
the woman to whom a man is married; a married woman
Translations of “wife”
in Arabic زَوْجة…
in Korean 아내, 부인…
in Malaysian isteri…
in French femme…
in Turkish eş…
in Italian moglie…
in Chinese (Traditional) 妻子,老婆,夫人…
in Russian жена…
in Polish żona…
in Vietnamese vợ…
in Spanish esposa, mujer…
in Portuguese mulher, esposa…
in Thai ภรรยา…
in German die (Ehe-)Frau…
in Catalan muller…
in Japanese 妻, 奥さん…
in Indonesian istri…
in Chinese (Simplified) 妻子,老婆,夫人…
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