abbot Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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abbotnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈæb.ət/
a man who is in ​charge of a ​monastery
(Definition of abbot from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “abbot”
in Spanish abad, abadesa…
in Vietnamese cha trưởng tu viện…
in Malaysian ketua biarawan…
in Thai เจ้าอาวาส…
in French abbé, abbesse…
in German der Abt/die Äbtissin…
in Chinese (Simplified) 男修道院院长…
in Indonesian abas, biarawan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 男修道院院長…
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