Abramis

noun

Ab·​ra·​mis
ˈabrəmə̇s
: a genus of fishes (family Cyprinidae) including the European freshwater bream

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Greek, a kind of mullet

First Known Use

circa 1834, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Abramis was circa 1834

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“Abramis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Abramis. Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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