мавр

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Maure or Latin Maurus.

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мавр ‎(mavrm anim ‎(genitive ма́вра, nominative plural ма́вры, genitive plural ма́вров)

  1. Moor (a member of a certain mixed race of Arab and Berber people)

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  • Fasmer, Maks (1964–1973), “мавр”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress