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nun

noun [C]
 
 
/nʌn/
a member of a group of religious women living apart from other peopleMonks and nuns
Translations of “nun”
in Korean 수녀…
in Arabic راهِبة…
in French religieuse…
in Turkish rahibe…
in Italian suora…
in Chinese (Traditional) 修女…
in Russian монахиня…
in Polish zakonnica…
in Spanish monja, religiosa…
in Portuguese freira…
in German die Nonne…
in Catalan monja…
in Japanese 修道女, 尼…
in Chinese (Simplified) 修女…
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