Dukhobor

Dukhobor

[doo-kuh-bawr]
noun, plural Dukhobors, Dukhobortsy [doo-kuh-bawrt-see] .
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Doukhobor or Dukhobor (ˈduːkəʊˌbɔː)
 
n
a member of a Russian sect of Christians that originated in the 18th century. In the late 19th century a large minority emigrated to W Canada, where most Doukhobors now live
 
[from Russian dukhoborcy spirit wrestler, from dukh spirit + borcy wrestler]
 
Dukhobor or Dukhobor
 
n
 
[from Russian dukhoborcy spirit wrestler, from dukh spirit + borcy wrestler]

Dukhobor (ˈduːkəʊˌbɔː)
 
pl n
a variant spelling of Doukhobor

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