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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Convent(0.01105 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Convent.
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n 1: a religious residence especially for nuns
2: a community of people in a religious order (especially nuns)
English → English (gcide)
Convent \Con*vent"\, v. i. [L. conventus, p. p. of convenire.
See Convene, v. i.]
1. To meet together; to concur. [obs.] --Beau. & Fl.
2. To be convenient; to serve. [Obs.]
When that is known and golden time convents. --Shak.
Convent \Con*vent"\, v. t.
To call before a judge or judicature; to summon; to convene.
Convent \Con"vent\, n. [L. conventus a meeting, LL. also, a
convent. See Convene, v. i.]
1. A coming together; a meeting. [Obs.]
A usual ceremony at their [the witches] convents or
meetings. --B. Jonson.
2. An association or community of recluses devoted to a
religious life; a body of monks or nuns.
One of our convent, and his [the duke's] confessor.
3. A house occupied by a community of religious recluses; a
monastery or nunnery.
One seldom finds in Italy a spot of ground more
agreeable than ordinary that is not covered with a
Syn: Nunnery; monastery; abbey. See Cloister.