- Derived from the corruption of Russian витебляне, which in Russian is used to refer to people from the city of Vitebsk: витебляне (vitebljane) > tibla
- By popular lore, possibly from Russian ты бля (ty blja, “you whore”), a vulgar colloquial form of address.
tibla (genitive tibla, partitive tibla)
- (pejorative, slang, ethnic slur) Russian (A person from Russia).
- (pejorative, slang, political slur) Homo Sovieticus (A Soviet person)
This noun needs an inflection-table template.
- Russian: sovok