修道院

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Chinese[edit]

to cultivate oneself according to a religious doctrine courtyard; institution
simp. and trad.
(修道院)
修道

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

修道院

  1. (Christianity) convent; monastery

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しゅう
Grade: 5
どう
Grade: 2
いん
Grade: 3
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Chinese 修道 spiritual discipline + court or school

Noun[edit]

修道院 ‎(hiragana しゅうどういん, romaji shūdōin)

  1. (Catholic) An abbey; a monastery; a cloister