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The answer NUN has 728 possible clue(s) in existing crosswords.
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Definitions of nun in various dictionaries:
noun - a woman religious
noun - a buoy resembling a cone
noun - the 14th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Mother Teresa, for one|
|She follows an order|
|Resident of St. Mary's|
|Sister or mother|
|Sister Bertrille, e.g.|
|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|A sacred sister|
|Suggested job for Ophelia in "Hamlet"|
|On TV Sally Field played a flying one|
|Carmen Maura's roles in Pedro Almodovar films include one of these in "Dark Habits"|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|A woman who belongs to a religious order or congregation devoted to active service or meditation, living under vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience.|
|The 14th letter of the Hebrew alphabet. See Table at alphabet.|
|a member of a religious community of women, typically one living under vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience.|
|any of a number of birds whose plumage resembles a nun's habit, especially an Asian mannikin.|
|a member of a female religious group that lives in a convent:|
|a member of a female religious group whose members promise to obey the orders of the leader of the group, to be poor, and not to marry|
|the 14th letter of the Hebrew alphabet|
|a woman religious|
|a buoy resembling a cone|
|Nun, North-West Frontier, PAKISTAN|
|Nun, (Region code: 26), SUDAN|
|Nun, Punjab, PAKISTAN|
A nun is a member of a religious community of women, typically living under vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience in the enclosure of a monastery. Communities of nuns exist in numerous religious traditions, including Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Jainism, and Taoism.|
* In the Buddhist tradition, female monastics are known as Bhikkhuni, and take several additional vows compared to male monastics (bhikkhus). Nuns are most common in Mahayana Buddhism, but have more recently become more prevalent in other traditions.
* Within Christianity, women religious, known as nuns or religious sisters, are found in Catholic, Eastern Orthodox, Anglican, and Lutheran traditions among others. Though the terms are often used interchangeably, nuns historically take solemn vows and live a life of prayer and contemplation in a monastery or convent, while sisters take simple vows and live an active vocation of prayer and charitable works in areas such as education and healthcare. Examples include the mona