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Noun Concept
Categories: Religious occupations, Gendered occupations, Roman Catholic religious sisters and nuns, Articles with short description, Christian nuns
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nun  sister  mother  Religious sisters  Catholic nun
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A woman religious WordNet 3.0
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A nun is a member of a religious community of women, typically living under vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience in the enclosure of a monastery. Wikipedia
A female ascetic who chooses to voluntarily leave the world and live her life in prayer and contemplation in a monastery or convent Wikipedia Disambiguation
A woman who has at least one child. OmegaWiki
A female ascetic who chooses to live her life in prayer and contemplation in a monastery or convent. OmegaWiki
A member of a Christian religious community of women who live by certain vows and usually wear a habit, (Roman Catholicism, specifically) those living together in a cloister. Wiktionary
Member of a Christian religious community of women. Wiktionary (translation)
Member of a non-Christian religious community of women. Wiktionary (translation)