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English

Pronunciation

Adjective

vestal

  1. Of or pertaining to Vesta, the virgin goddess of the hearth; hence, pure; chaste.

Noun

Singular
vestal

Plural
vestals

vestal (plural vestals)

  1. A virgin consecrated to Vesta, and to the service of watching the sacred fire, which was to be perpetually kept burning upon her altar.
  2. A virgin; a woman pure and chaste; also, a nun.

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