noun sa·mar·ra \səˈmärə, -marə\

Definition of samarra



  1. :  sanbenito 2

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Origin and Etymology of samarra

Medieval Latin, garment worn by those condemned by the Inquisition, from Old Spanish zamarra sheepskin coat worn by shepherds, probably of Iberian origin; akin to Basque zamar sheepskin

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capable of being understood in two ways

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