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AzerbaijaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly a derivation from Proto-Turkic *bora- (north wind; to snow heavily) [1]. Cognate with Turkish, Crimean Tatar and Turkmen boran, Bashkir буран (buran).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [borˈrɑn]
  • Hyphenation: bor‧an

NounEdit

boran (definite accusative boranı, plural boranlar)

  1. blizzard
    Synonyms: çovğun, qasırğa
  2. storm

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*bora”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill

Crimean TatarEdit

NounEdit

boran

  1. storm

CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

Noun bor + suffix -an. Names of binary chemical compounds of hydrogen with chemical elements of the groups IIIA, IVA, VA and VIA of the periodic table are derived from the Latin name of the element by the suffix -an.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [boran]
  • Hyphenation: bo‧ran

NounEdit

boran m

  1. borane

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit


IcelandicEdit

Northern SamiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈporan/

VerbEdit

boran

  1. first-person singular present indicative of borrat

TurkishEdit

NounEdit

boran (definite accusative boranı, plural boranlar)

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TurkmenEdit

NounEdit

boran (definite accusative ?, plural ?)

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Upper SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *baranъ.

NounEdit

boran m

  1. ram