بور

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See also: ثور‎, توژ‎, پور‎, پوز‎, بوز, and تور

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ب و ر (b-w-r); compare بَارَ (bāra, to lie fallow).

Adjective[edit]

بُور (būr)

  1. fallow, uncultivated
  2. stagnant, waste-
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

بَوَّرَ (bawwara) II, non-past يُبَوِّرُ‎ (yubawwiru)

  1. to let lie fallow, to leave uncultivated, to leave unsown
  2. to make unprofitable, to make useless
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

بَوْر (bawrm

  1. verbal noun of بَارَ (bāra) (form I)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

بُور (būr?

  1. Bor (city in South Sudan)

Persian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian bwl (bōr, reddish-brown, bay [horse]). Cognate with Ossetian бур (bur, yellow), Sanskrit बभ्रु (babhru, deep-brown, reddish-brown, tawny) and the Old Armenian loanword բորենի (boreni, hyenea). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *bʰebʰru-, reduplicated from *bʰer- (brown); cognate with Proto-Germanic *bebruz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Dari Persian بور
Iranian Persian بور
Tajiki Persian бӯр (bür)

بور (bur)

  1. fair, blonde
  2. reddish brown, bay
  3. (dialectal) brown

See also[edit]

Colors in Persian · رنگ‌ها (rang-hâ) (layout · text)
     سفید (sefid)      خاکستری (xâkestari),
توسی (tusi)
     سیاه (siyâh)
             سرخ (sorx) ; زرشکی (zereški)              نارنجی (nârenji) ; قهوه‌ای (qahve'i),
بور (bur)
             زرد (zard) ; كرم (krem)
             مغزپسته‌ای (mağzpeste'i)              سبز (sabz)             
             آبى دريايى (âbi-ye daryâyi) ; سبز دودى (sabz-e dudi)              لاجوردى (lâjvardi)              آبی (âbi)
             بنفش (banafš) ; نيلى (nili)              سرخابى (sorxâbi) ; ارغوانی (arğavâni)              صورتى (surati)

References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From French.

Noun[edit]

بور (bor)

  1. boron

Uyghur[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

بور (bor) (plural بورلار (borlar))

  1. a piece of chalk
  2. (geology) Cretaceous period
  3. boron