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An abbey, or aibey, (frae Laitin abbatia, frae Laitin abbās,[1] derived frae Aramaic abba, "faither"[2]) is a Catholic, Anglican, or Orthodox Christian monastery or convent.

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  1. Klein 1966, p. 2
  2. Klein 1987, p. 1