Definición de monastery en inglés:

monastery

Saltos de línea: mon¦as|tery
Pronunciación: /ˈmɒnəst(ə)ri
 
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sustantivo (plural monasteries)

A building or buildings occupied by a community of monks living under religious vows.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • In the middle of the 19th century abbot of the monastery was a monk named Genadii.
  • Soon the effects of the new teaching were widely felt, with monks and nuns leaving their monasteries and convents.
  • Wine has always had spiritual and religious significance, and monks and monasteries have long been regarded as playing a crucial part in wine history.
Sinónimos
religious house, religious community; friary, abbey, priory, cloister, convent, nunnery; Buddhismvihara, lamasery; Islamtekke; Indianashram
historical charterhouse, cell
rare coenobium, coenoby

Origen

late Middle English: via ecclesiastical Latin from ecclesiastical Greek monastērion, from monazein 'live alone', from monos 'alone'.

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