холок

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Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

холо́к ‎(xolókm anim ‎(genitive холка́, nominative plural холки́)

  1. (slang, derogatory, ethnic slur) Chechen
  2. (traditional) loyal farm servitude
Usage notes[edit]

The derogatory use for Chechnyans has been used since a May 6th, 2006 incident in a Russian newspaper where many suspected rebels were said to be former agricultural workers. Also considered to be a somewhat anti-Muslim term.

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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

хо́лок ‎(xólokf inan pl

  1. genitive plural of хо́лка ‎(xólka)