mosteiro

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese mõesteiro (monastery), from Vulgar Latin monistērium from Late Latin monastērium (monastery, monk's cell), from Ancient Greek μοναστήριον (monastḗrion, hermit's cell), from μόνος (mónos, alone).

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Noun[edit]

mosteiro m (plural mosteiros)

  1. monastery

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Portuguese[edit]

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mosteiro

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese mõesteiro (monastery), from Vulgar Latin monistērium from Late Latin monastērium (monastery, monk's cell), from Ancient Greek μοναστήριον (monastḗrion, hermit's cell), from μόνος (mónos, alone). Cognate with Galician mosteiro, English minster and French moutier (Old French moustier).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mosteiro m (plural mosteiros)

  1. monastery (place of residence for members of a religious community)

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