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Mormon

noun [C] uk   /ˈmɔː.mən/  us   /ˈmɔːr-/
a member of a religious group called the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, which began in the US in 1830
Translations of “Mormon”
in Korean 모르몬교의…
in Arabic مورمون…
in Portuguese mórmon…
in Catalan mormó…
in Japanese モルモン教の…
in Italian mormonico…
in Chinese (Traditional) 摩門教徒…
in Russian мормонский…
in Turkish ABD'de Joseph Smith tarafından başlatılan Hıristiyan bir gruba ait/ilişkin, Mormon…
in Chinese (Simplified) 摩门教教徒…
in Polish mormoński…
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