moujik

 /ˈmuːʒɪk/

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WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2016
mou•jik  (mo̅o̅ zhik, mo̅o̅zhik),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. muzhik.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2016
mu•zhik  (mo̅o̅ zhik, mo̅o̅zhik),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. a Russian peasant.
Also,  moujik, mujik, mu•zjik. 
  • Russian muzhík, equivalent. to muzh husband, man (Old Church Slavonic mǫžĭ, akin to man1) + -ik diminutive suffix
  • 1560–70


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

moujik /ˈmuːʒɪk/ n
  1. a variant spelling of muzhik



muzhik, moujik, mujik /ˈmuːʒɪk/ n
  1. a Russian peasant, esp under the tsars
Etymology: 16th Century: from Russian: peasant



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