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vivian001vivian001 Member Posts: 24


"Barbarian" is a pejorative term for an uncivilized person, either in a general reference to a member of a nation or ethnos, typically a tribal society as seen by an urban civilization either viewed as inferior, or admired as a noble savage. In idiomatic or figurative usage, a "barbarian" may also be an individual reference to a brutal, cruel, warlike, insensitive person.


The term originates in Greco-Roman civilization, but comparable notions are found in non-European civilizations



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