بخور

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ب خ ر(b-ḵ-r), related to vapor. Compare with بَخَرَ(baḵara, to boil), تَبَخَّر(tabaḵḵara, to evaporate, to perfume with incense) and بُخَار(buḵār, vapour, steam)

Noun[edit]

بَخُور or بُخُور (baḵūr or buḵūrm

  1. incense

Usage notes[edit]

  • The pronunciation بَخُور (baḵūr) is traditional.

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic بَخُور(baḵūr, incense)

Noun[edit]

بخور (boxur)

  1. incense
    بخور معطر در حضور وی‌ بسوزانم‌
    I burn fragrant incense in his presence