klooster

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch, borrowed from Vulgar Latin clostrum, Medieval Latin claustrum.

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Hyphenation: kloos‧ter
  • Rhymes: -oːstər

Noun[edit]

klooster n (plural kloosters, diminutive kloostertje n)

  1. cloister, monastery

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Middle Low German klôster, from Medieval Latin claustrum.

Noun[edit]

klooster (genitive kloostri, partitive kloostrit)

  1. monastery, convent, abbey

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