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[()·そう()]
nisou
noun

English Meaning(s) for 尼僧

noun
  1. nun; priestess

Definition and Synonyms for 尼僧

Nun a woman religious
Synonyms: 修道女, 修道尼, , , 尼僧, 尼法師, 禅尼
Priestess a woman priest
Synonyms: 尼僧

Meanings for each kanji in 尼僧

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Buddhist priest; monk Kanji Details »

Categories 尼僧 is a member of

Priest a clergyman in Christian churches who has the authority to perform or administer various religious rites
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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 尼僧

You can't be so sure.
Why don't you have Dad's study cleaned by him?
It will prove to be up to expectation.
When you put it so strongly, I can't say I don't agree.
It's kind of you to say so.

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