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English

Noun

Singular
bur

Plural
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  1. A rough, prickly husk around the seeds or fruit of some plants
  2. Any of several plants having such husks
  3. A rotary cutting implement having a selection of variously shaped heads

Danish

Noun

bur n.

  1. cage

Istro-Romanian

Etymology

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Adjective

bur m. (feminine burĕ, neuter buro)

  1. good

Norwegian

Noun

bur n. (definite singular buret; indefinite plural bur; definite plural bura/burene)

  1. cage

Old English

Etymology

From Germanic *būraz. Cognate with Old Saxon būr, Old High German būr (German Bauer ‘birdcage’), Old Norse búr (Swedish bur).

Pronunciation

Noun

būr m.

  1. private chamber, room

Descendants


Old High German

Etymology

Common Germanic *buraz

Noun

būr m

  1. peasant
  2. quarters

Swedish

Pronunciation

Noun

Inflection for bur Singular Plural
Common Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bur buren burar burarna
Genitive burs burens burars burarnas

bur c.

  1. cage

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