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From the Russian НКВД ‎(NKVD), through phonetic spelling of Наро́дный комиссариа́т вну́тренних де́л ‎(Naródnyj komissariát vnútrennix dél) and acronymizing.

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NKVD

  1. НКВД (Naródnyi Komissariát Vnútrennikh Del) — the People’s Commissariat for Internal Affairs — the Soviet secret police, forerunner of the KGB

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