Mir definition

mîr
A Soviet, later Russian space station.
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Alternative form of Masr.
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A village community of peasant farmers in prerevolutionary Russia.
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In czarist Russia, a village community of peasant farmers.
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Middle Irish.
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Origin of mir

  • Russian commune, peace from Old Church Slavonic mirŭ peace possibly of Iranian origin

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Russian мир (mir, “peace")

    From Wiktionary