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Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *buřa, akin to Bulgarian буря (burja), Slovene burja, Polish burza, Serbo-Croatian бура/bura, Slovak búrka (tempest) and búrať (to crush). Non-Slavic cognates include Old Norse byrr (fair wind), Latin furo (I rage, rave), Sanskrit भुरति (bhurati, stir, palpitate). Compare also Turkish bora (squall).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈburʲə]
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NounEdit

бу́ря (búrjaf inan (genitive бу́ри, nominative plural бу́ри, genitive plural бурь)

  1. (meteorology) storm, tempest
    В бана́ново-лимо́нном Сингапу́ре, в бу́ре
    V banánovo-limónnom Singapúre, v búre
    In Singapore, rich in bananas and lemons, in the storm (from "Магнолия" by Alexander Vertinsky)
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Etymology 2Edit

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ParticipleEdit

буря́ (burjá)

  1. present adverbial imperfective participle of бури́ть (burítʹ)