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Serb

[surb] /sɜrb/
noun, adjective
1.
Related forms
anti-Serb, adjective, noun

Serb.

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British Dictionary definitions for Serb

Serb

/sɜːb/
noun, adjective
1.
another word for Serbian
Word Origin
C19: from Serbian Srb

Serbian

/ˈsɜːbɪən/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or characteristic of Serbia, its people, or their language (formerly regarded as a dialect of Serbo-Croat)
noun
2.
the language spoken in Serbia
3.
  1. a native or inhabitant of Serbia
  2. a speaker of the Serbian language
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Word Origin and History for Serb
n.

1813, but in reference to the Wends; 1861 as "native of Serbia," from Serbian Srb, perhaps from a root meaning "man." Serbian is attested from 1848 as a noun, 1876 as an adjective. More common in 19c. was Servian.

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Related Abbreviations for Serb

Serb.

  1. Serbia
  2. Serbian
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