Translations into Tagalog:
- madremember of a Christian religious community of womenmember of a Christian religious community of women
The fourteenth letter of many Semitic alphabets/abjads (Phoenician, Aramaic, Hebrew, Syriac, Arabic and others).
A female ascetic who chooses to live her life in prayer and contemplation in a monastery or convent.
By extension, member of a similar female community in other confessions
A member of a Christian religious community of women who live by certain vows and usually wear a habit, in some cases in a cloister.
member of a non-Christian religious community of women