Word History


Middle English Bulgare, from Medieval Latin Bulgarus

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Bulgar was in the 14th century

Dictionary Entries Near Bulgar

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“Bulgar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bulgar. Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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