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barbernoun [C]

 us   /ˈbɑr·bər/
a person whose job is cutting hair, esp. of men and boys
(Definition of barber from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “barber”
in Korean 이발사…
in Arabic حَلاَّق…
in Malaysian tukang gunting rambut…
in French coiffeur…
in Russian мужской парикмахер…
in Chinese (Traditional) 理髮師…
in Italian barbiere…
in Turkish berber…
in Polish fryzjer (męski)…
in Spanish peluquero, -a, barbero…
in Vietnamese thợ cắt tóc…
in Portuguese barbeiro…
in Thai ช่างตัดผม…
in German der Friseur…
in Catalan barber, -a…
in Japanese 理髪師…
in Chinese (Simplified) 理发师…
in Indonesian pemangkas rambut…
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