Nun is a woman who made a special vow (or promise) dedicating herself to a religious life. Roman Catholic nuns are the most commonly thought of nuns, but nuns are found in different forms of Christianity as well as non-Christian religions such as Buddhism. A nun is the female version of a monk.
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- Poor Clare nuns in Rockford, Illinois
- A Blog about Being a Catholic Nun in Today’s World
- A Biography of a Vajrayana Buddhist Nun
- Martin Luther's letter To Several Nuns, August 6, 1524. (Two reasons life at the convent and vows may be forsaken)