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Bulgar

[buhl-ger, boo l-gahr] /ˈbʌl gər, ˈbʊl gɑr/
noun
1.
Bulgarian (def 1).
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British Dictionary definitions for Bulgar

Bulgar

/ˈbʌlɡɑː; ˈbʊl-/
noun
1.
a member of a group of non-Indo-European peoples that settled in SE Europe in the late 7th century ad and adopted the language and culture of their Slavonic subjects
2.
a rare name for a Bulgarian
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Word Origin and History for Bulgar
n.

1759, "inhabitant of Bulgaria" (Bulgarian is attested from 1550s), from Medieval Latin Bulgarus (see Bulgaria).

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