Definition of Slav noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//slɑːv//
; NAmE NAmE//slɑːv//
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a member of any of the races of people of central and eastern Europe who speak Slavic languages Word Originfrom medieval Latin Sclavus, late Greek Sklabos, later also from medieval Latin Slavus.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Slav