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  • あま ama

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    • Applies only to 尼
    colloquialismnoun
    nun
    • derogatory
      bitch
      • slang
        Amagasaki, Hyogo
          • abbr. 尼崎
          • Applies only to 尼
          Internet slang
          Amazon (online retailer)
          • {Kantō-jargon, min.} wijf, bitch, mokkel, deerne, deern, griet, miep, trien, treze, trees, madam, kind, kip, {boeddh., chr.} non, kloosterzuster, zuster
            • {Jap.gesch.} ama-coiffure {Heian-dameskapsel waarbij het haar tot op de schouders gedragen wordt}
              • meisje met een ama-kapsel
                • {Kantō-jargon, min.} wijf, bitch, mokkel, deerne, deern, griet, miep, trien, treze, trees, madam, kind, kip
                  • rouge, blush, blusher
                    • wijfjeshond, teef, {gew.} klits, klis
                      • kyōgen-masker dat een non voorstelt, nonnenmasker
                        • religieuse
                          • Nonne, Priesterin
                            • Nonne, Priesterin, Schwester
                              • alte Jungfer, dumme Kuh, dumme Gans, Schlampe, Flittchen (als Beleidigung)
                                • apáca, elégedetlenkedés, morgás
                                  • ((санскр.) atvā), 1) ((обычно) あまさん【尼さん】) монахиня, {~になる} постричься {в монахини}, 2) ((тж.) 阿魔) (бран.) шлюха
                                    • perra

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                                      • 5 strokes

                                        nun

                                      Pronunciation

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                                      The word is written in kana (hiragana or katakana) and the romaji transliteration using the Hepburn method. Some words indicated by the symbol have a computer generated audio that can be listened by clicking on it.

                                      There are words having multiple different pronunciations. In that case they will be ordered by popularity.

                                      • ni

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                                      • abbreviationnounnoun (suffix)
                                        bhikkhuni (fully ordained Buddhist nun)
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                                      • abbreviationnoun
                                        Indonesia
                                        • see also: 
                                      • {boeddh.} non, religieuze, kloosterzuster, zuster, {afk.} Zr.
                                        • (eerwaarde) zuster ~, E.Z.~

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                                            nun