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Meaning of “dowry” - Learner’s Dictionary

dowry

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈdaʊri/
money that a woman's family gives to the man she is marrying in some culturesRelating to weddings
Translations of “dowry”
in Vietnamese của hồi môn…
in Spanish dote…
in Thai สินเดิมก่อนสมรส (ของผู้หญิง)…
in Malaysian hantaran khawin…
in French dot…
in German die Mitgift…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嫁妝,陪嫁…
in Indonesian emas kawin…
in Russian приданое…
in Turkish (bazı kültürlerde kız tarafınca erkeğe verilen) para, çeyiz, drahoma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 嫁妆,陪嫁…
in Polish posag…
(Definition of dowry from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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