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Root Words:

[しゅう()·どう() + じょ()]
shuudou + jo

English Meaning(s) for 修道女

  1. (Catholic) nun

Definition and Synonyms for 修道女

Conical Buoy a buoy resembling a cone
Synonyms: 修道女, ,
Nun a woman religious
Synonyms: 修道女, 修道尼, , , 尼僧, 尼法師, 禅尼

Meanings for each kanji in 修道女

» discipline; conduct oneself well; study; master
» road-way; street; district; journey; course; moral; teachings
» woman; female

Categories 修道女 is a member of

Buoy bright-colored
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Religious a member of a religious order who is bound by vows of poverty and chastity and obedience
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Sample Sentences for 修道女

When she became a nun, she took the name Sister Teresa.
Mother Teresa was a Catholic nun who lived and worked in Calcutta, India.
She led a group of nuns called the Missionaries of Charity.

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