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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

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)

NounEdit

بَخُور (baḵūrm

  1. incense (sometimes also incorrectly pronounced بُخُور (buḵūr))

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic بَخُور(baḵūr, incense)

NounEdit

بخور (boxur)

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