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harem ~ (A) ~ the part of the palace where the King's wives lived.
harem ~ (B) ~ The wives of a man who has several wives. Ancient kings often had many wives. Solomon had 700 wives. And Solomon also had 300 other women who lived with him. The men who looked after a harem were called eunuchs .
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