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From Latin barbarus (“foreigner, savage”), from Ancient Greek βάρβαρος (barbaros, “foreign, strange”).
From Latin barbarus from Greek barbaros non-Greek, foreign barbarism
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Eastward, many of the tribes are barbarous savages.
There they might live in peace and safety while all the country round was overrun by rude and barbarous men.
It is not barbarous merely because the printing is skin-deep and unalterable.
Break any of these rules sooner than say anything barbarous.
His character was hardening, and he deliberately adopted the most barbarous expedients for converting the Augustan Poles to his views.
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