Last modified on 18 April 2014, at 21:34

бурыс

BashkirEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sogdian. Cognate with Kazakh борыш (borış), Kyrgyz боруч (boruç), борч (borç), Uzbek burch, Turkish borç.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [bu.ˈrɯ̞s]
  • Hyphenation: бу‧рыс

NounEdit

бурыс (burïs)

  1. debt, the money someone owes to someone else
  2. duty, what is morally or legally obliged to do
    Ватанды һаҡлау - һәр егеттең изге бурысы.
    Vatandï haqlaw - här yegetteñ izge burïsï.
    To defend the homeland is the sacred duty of every young man.

DeclensionEdit