Bukhara

geographical name
Bu·​kha·​ra | \ bü-ˈkär-ə How to pronounce Bukhara (audio) , -ˈka-rə, -ˈḵär-ə\
variants: or chiefly formerly Bokhara \ bō-​ˈkär-​ə How to pronounce Bokhara (audio) , -​ˈka-​rə , -​ˈḵär-​ə \

Definition of Bukhara

1 former emirate of western Asia around the city of Bukhara
2 or Buxoro \ bü-​ˈḵȯr-​ȯ How to pronounce Buxoro (audio) \ city in western Uzbekistan east of the Amu Dar'ya population 249,600

Other Words from Bukhara

Bukharan \ bü-​ˈkär-​ən How to pronounce Bukharan (audio) , -​ˈka-​rən , -​ˈḵär-​ən \ adjective or noun

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