beata

noun
be·​a·​ta | \ bā-ˈä-tə, -ä-(ˌ)tä sometimes bē-ˈā-tə \
plural beatae\ bā-​ˈä-​(ˌ)tā sometimes bē-​ˈā-​(ˌ)tē , -​ˌtī \ also beatas

Definition of beata

Roman Catholic Church
: a woman or girl who has been beatified

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History and Etymology for beata

Latin, from feminine of beatus happy

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“Beata.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beata. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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