abadessa

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin abbātissa.

Noun[edit]

abadessa f (plural abadesses)

  1. abbess

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

abadessa f (plural abadesse)

  1. Alternative form of badessa

Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin abbātissā (abbess), from abbātem (abbot) + -issa (-ess).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abadessa f (plural abadessas)

  1. abbess (female superior of a nunnery or convent)

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Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese abadessa, from Latin abbātissa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abadessa f (plural abadessas)

  1. abbess (female superior of a nunnery)

Related terms[edit]