Russophobia

noun

Rus·​so·​pho·​bia
: fear or dislike of Russia or Russian policy

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Russo- + -phobia

First Known Use

1836, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Russophobia was in 1836

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“Russophobia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Russophobia. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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