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disciple

noun uk   /dɪˈsaɪ.pl̩/ us  
[C] a person who believes in the ideas and principles of someone famous and tries to live the way that person does or did: an ardent disciple of Gandhithe disciples [plural] ( also the Disciples) the twelve men who followed Jesus during his life
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Translations of “disciple”
in Spanish discípulo…
in French disciple…
in German der Jünger, der Schüler…
in Chinese (Traditional) 信徒,門徒,追隨者…
in Russian ученик, последователь…
in Turkish mürit, havari, taraftar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 信徒,门徒,追随者…
in Polish ucze-ń/nnica…
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