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abbey

noun
 
/ˈæbi/
a group of buildings that includes a large Christian church, where religious men or women once lived: Westminster Abbey
Translations of “abbey”
in Korean 사원…
in Arabic دَيْر…
in French abbaye…
in Turkish manastır…
in Italian abbazia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大修道院, 大寺院, 大教堂…
in Russian монастырь, аббатство…
in Polish opactwo…
in Spanish abadía…
in Portuguese abadia…
in German die Abtei, Abtei(kirche)…
in Catalan abadia…
in Japanese 大修道院, 大寺院…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大修道院, 大寺院, 大教堂…
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