abur

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Aromanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Old Albanian *abul (compare modern avull) or cognate to it as a substrate word. Compare Daco-Romanian abur.

Noun[edit]

abur

  1. steam, vapor

Lun Bawang[edit]

abur

Noun[edit]

abur

  1. A swamp

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /abur/

Synonyms[edit]

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Either from Old Albanian *abul (compare modern avull).[1][2] or cognate to it as a substratum word; less likely from Latin albulus or an alteration of vapor[3].

Noun[edit]

abur m (plural aburi)

  1. steam, vapor
  2. thin fog
  3. a gentle breeze

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Usage notes[edit]

  1. ^ Gustav Meyer, Etymologisches wörterbuch der albanesischen sprache, vol. 1, s.v. "avul" (Strassburg, 1891), 21.
  2. ^ André Du Nay, The Origins of the Rumanians (1977; reprint, Buffalo, NY: Matthias Corvinus, 1996), 81.
  3. ^ Romanian Explanatory Dictionary http://dexonline.ro/definitie/abur

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Basque agur

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

abur

  1. bye, so long