lamasery

noun
la·​ma·​sery | \ ˈlä-mə-ˌser-ē How to pronounce lamasery (audio) \
plural lamaseries

Definition of lamasery

: a monastery of lamas

First Known Use of lamasery

1849, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for lamasery

French lamaserie, irregular from lama + -erie -ery

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