"monkship" meaning in All languages combined

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Noun [English]

Head templates: {{en-noun}} monkship (plural monkships) Forms: monkships [plural]
  1. The position or role of a monk.
    Sense id: monkship-en-noun-.MlxxZY7

Inflected forms

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          "ref": "1853: The Madiai: a Letter to the Right Hon. the Earl of Aberdeen, Etc by Pierce Connelly",
          "text": "If any one saith that matrimony contracted but not consummated is not dissolved by the solemn profession of religion (monkship or nunship) of one of the parties, let him be anathema."
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        {
          "ref": "2002: Walking from the gallows by Krishna Dutta",
          "text": "On the other hand, the phoongyees or the monks depending on their years of monkship and status with, were embalmed and kept much longer."
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