KarakhanidEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Common Turkic *burkan (Buddha king). Cognate with Old Uyghur pwrq՚n (burqan, Buddha) and Mongolian бурхан (burhan, Buddha, god) a Turkic borrowing.

NounEdit

بُرْخَنْ (burχan)

  1. idol
  2. Buddha