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monastery

noun [C] uk   /ˈmɒn.ə.stri/ us    /ˈmɑː.nə.ster.i/
a building in which monks live and worship
Translations of “monastery”
in Korean 수도원…
in Arabic دَيْر…
in French monastère…
in Turkish manastır…
in Italian monastero…
in Chinese (Traditional) 修道院, 寺院, 隱修院…
in Russian монастырь…
in Polish klasztor…
in Spanish monasterio…
in Portuguese mosteiro…
in German das Kloster…
in Catalan monestir…
in Japanese (男性の)修道院…
in Chinese (Simplified) 修道院, 寺院…
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