See also: Bure, burĕ, burė, and буре

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

bure (plural bures)

  1. A traditional Fijian cottage with a steep thatched roof and wide windows.

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

NounEdit

bure

  1. plural of buur

ChampenoisEdit

NounEdit

bure

  1. (Auve) butter

ReferencesEdit

  • Tarbé, Prosper (1851) Recherches sur l'histoire du langage et des patois de Champagne[1] (in French), volume 1, Reims, page 109

DanishEdit

NounEdit

bure n

  1. indefinite plural of bur

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin burra, nominative feminine singular of burrus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /byʁ/
  • (file)

NounEdit

bure f (plural bures)

  1. frieze (cloth)
  2. habit (monk's robe)

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin bura.

NounEdit

bure f (plural buri)

  1. beam of a plough

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

bure

  1. inflection of bury:
    1. neuter nominative/accusative/vocative singular
    2. nonvirile nominative/accusative/vocative plural

Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bûre/
  • Hyphenation: bu‧re

NounEdit

bȕre n (Cyrillic spelling бу̏ре)

  1. barrel

DeclensionEdit


SwahiliEdit

AdjectiveEdit

bure (invariable)

  1. free (obtainable without payment)

AdverbEdit

bure

  1. in vain; pointlessly; fruitlessly