matka

noun
mat·​ka
variants: or matkah \ ˈmatkə \
plural -s

Definition of matka

: a female fur seal

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History and Etymology for matka

Russian matka female animal, diminutive of mat' mother; akin to Latin mater mother

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“Matka.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/matka. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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