Ab·​ra·​mis | \ ˈabrəmə̇s \

Definition of Abramis

: a genus of fishes (family Cyprinidae) including the European freshwater bream

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First Known Use of Abramis

circa 1834, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Abramis

New Latin, from Greek, a kind of mullet

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“Abramis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Abramis. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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