俄罗斯

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From Russian Росси́я (Rossíja) via Mongolian Орос (Oros) (Russia). Mongolian does not allow word-initial r-, and regressive vowel harmony generated the prosthetic word-initial vowel, which is retained in Chinese.

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俄罗斯

  1. Russia (country)

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