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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. a Buddhist temple or monastery in Thailand or Cambodia.

    Category: Eastern Religions

Origin of wat:

1870–75; < Thai < Skt vāṭa enclosure


  1. Wat(ProperNoun)

    A medieval English given name, short for Walter.

  2. Origin: Variation of what.


  1. Wat

    A wat is a monastery temple in Thailand, Cambodia, or Laos. The word wat means "school".

Translations for wat

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


an indefinite amount or number (of)

I can see some people walking across the field; You'll need some money if you're going shopping; Some of the ink was spilt on the desk.

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