religieuse

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French

Noun[edit]

religieuse (plural religieuses)

  1. (dated) A nun.
    • 1835, Rebecca Reed, Six Months in a Convent
      "You must not, my dear sister, give way to curiosity. Do you not recollect it is against the rules for a religieuse to do so?"

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Adjective[edit]

religieuse

  1. feminine form of religieux

Noun[edit]

religieuse f (plural religieuses)

  1. nun
    Ma tante, qui est religieuse, est tout le temps en train de prier.

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