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Nun vs. Laywoman

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Nunnoun

A member of a Christian religious community of women who live by certain vows and usually wear a habit, those living together in a cloister.

Laywomannoun

A woman who is a layperson, one who has not taken a religious oath (such as becoming a nun).

Nunnoun

(by extension) A member of a similar female community in other confessions.

Laywomannoun

(by extension) A woman who is not a professional in a given field.

‘Carmen is not a professional anthropologist, but strictly a laywoman.’;

Nunnoun

A prostitute.

Nunnoun

A kind of pigeon with the feathers on its head like the hood of a nun.

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Nunnoun

The fourteenth letter of many Semitic alphabets/abjads (Phoenician, Aramaic, Hebrew, Syriac, Arabic and others).

Nunnoun

A woman devoted to a religious life, who lives in a convent, under the three vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience.

‘They holy time is quiet as a nunBreathless with adoration.’;

Nunnoun

A white variety of domestic pigeons having a veil of feathers covering the head.

Nunnoun

The 14th letter of the Hebrew alphabet, corresponding in pronunciation to n.

Nunnoun

The 25th letter of the Arabic alphabet, corresponding in pronunciation to n.

Nunnoun

a woman religious

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Nunnoun

a buoy resembling a cone

Nunnoun

the 14th letter of the Hebrew alphabet

Nunnoun

a member of a religious community of women, typically one living under vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience.

Nunnoun

any of a number of birds whose plumage resembles a nun's habit, especially an Asian mannikin.

Nunnoun

a pigeon of a breed with a crest on its neck.

Nun

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. Communities of nuns exist in numerous religious traditions, including Buddhism, Christianity, Jainism, and Taoism.

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