мавр

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мавр (mavr)

  1. (Amur, zoology) drake

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Maure or Latin Maurus. Doublet of му́рин (múrin).

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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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  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973) , “мавр”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress