бура

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See also: буря

Bashkir[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From (or from the same stem as) Old Turkic buγra- "to split, cleave".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [buˈrɑ]
  • Hyphenation: бу‧ра

Noun[edit]

бура (bura)

  1. framework / carcass of log house (consisting of several tiers of hewn logs placed one on top of another in a rectangular set)
    Бураны күтәреп, башын япҡас, бүрәнә ярыҡтарына мүк тултыралар.
    Buranï kütärep, bašïn yapqas, büränä yarïqtarïna mük tultïralar.
    After the carcass of log house is completed (up to its intended height) and roofed, the slits between logs are filled with moss.

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Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bur'a.

Noun[edit]

бура (buraf

  1. storm

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Russian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Medieval Latin baurach (borax).

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Noun[edit]

бура́ (buráf inan (genitive буры́, uncountable)

  1. borax
    • Александр Солженицын, Матренин двор 1968
      приноси́л я из хими́ческого кабине́та буры́, и, сме́шивая с те́стом, мы тарака́нов трави́ли
      prinosíl ja iz ximíčeskovo kabinéta burý, i, sméšivaja s téstom, my tarakánov travíli
      From the chemical lab I brought borax and, mixing it with paste, we hunted the cockroaches
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бу́ра (búram anim, m inan

  1. genitive singular of бур (bur)
  2. animate accusative singular of бур (bur)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bur'a, akin to Bulgarian and Russian буря (burja), Slovene burja, Slovak búrka and búrať (to crush). Non-Slavic cognates include Old Norse byrr (fair wing), Latin furo (I rage, rave), Sanskrit भुरति (bhurati, stir, palpitate).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bûra/
  • Hyphenation: бу‧ра

Noun[edit]

бу̏ра f (Latin spelling bȕra)

  1. bora (wind)
    Бура јача. - The bora is growing strong.
    Бура слаби. - The bora is growing weak.
  2. (figuratively) an event that causes much stir, passion and changes
    Њен долазак је изазвао буру негодовања. - Her arrival caused a lot of disapproval.

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