Difference between revisions of "Nun"

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*[[Wikipedia:Hildegard_von_Bingen|Hildegard von Bingen]] (1098-1179)
 
*[[Wikipedia:Hildegard_von_Bingen|Hildegard von Bingen]] (1098-1179)
 
*[[Wikipedia:Heloise_%28abbess%29|Heloise]] (1101-1162)
 
*[[Wikipedia:Heloise_%28abbess%29|Heloise]] (1101-1162)
*[[Wikipedia:Eleanor_of_Aquitaine|Eleanor of Aquitaine]] (1122-1204)
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*[[Eleanor_of_Aquitaine|Eleanor of Aquitaine]] (1122-1204)
 
*[[Wikipedia:Herrade_of_Landsberg|Herrade of Landsberg]] (c. 1130-1195)
 
*[[Wikipedia:Herrade_of_Landsberg|Herrade of Landsberg]] (c. 1130-1195)
 
*[[Wikipedia:Guda|Guda]] ([[12th century]])
 
*[[Wikipedia:Guda|Guda]] ([[12th century]])

Latest revision as of 06:52, 12 September 2007

A nun (from the Latin nonna being a female version of nonnus meaning monk) was the female equivalent of a monk. Nuns lived in convents and followed a religious life under the authority of an abbess or prioress.

Medieval Orders of Nuns

Notable Nuns from Period