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[しゅう()·どう()·いん()]
shuudouin
noun

English Meaning(s) for 修道院

noun
  1. monastery; convent; cloister; abbey

Definition and Synonyms for 修道院

Abbey a monastery ruled by an abbot
Synonyms: 修道院, 大修道院
Abbey a convent ruled by an abbess
Synonyms: 修道院
Abbey a church associated with a monastery or convent
Synonyms: 修道院, 大修道院
Monastery the residence of a religious community
Synonyms: 修道院, 僧院, 尼寺
Cloister residence that is a place of religious seclusion (such as a monastery)
Synonyms: 修道院, 僧院

Meanings for each kanji in 修道院

discipline; conduct oneself well; study; master Kanji Details »
road-way; street; district; journey; course; moral; teachings Kanji Details »
Inst.; institution; temple; mansion; school Kanji Details »

Categories 修道院 is a member of

Church a place for public (especially Christian) worship
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Convent a religious residence especially for nuns
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Monastery the residence of a religious community
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Cloister residence that is a place of religious seclusion (such as a monastery)
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Residence the official house or establishment of an important person (as a sovereign or president)
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Sample Sentences for 修道院

Monks used to play tennis in monasteries.

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