murra

noun mur·ra \ˈmərə\
variants: or

murrha

\ˈmərə\

Definition of murra

plural

-s

  1. :  a material thought to be of semiprecious stone or porcelain used to make costly vessels in ancient Rome

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Origin and Etymology of murra

Latin, probably of Iranian origin like Greek morrhia murra; akin to Persian mori, muri little glass ball


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