Definition of bhikkhuni in English:

bhikkhuni

Syllabification: bhik·khu·ni
Pronunciation: /biˈko͞onē/

Entry from US English dictionary

noun

historical A member of an order of Theravada Buddhist nuns.

Origin

Pali.

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