bure

\ ˈbür \

Definition of bure

 (Entry 1 of 3)

Scottish variant of

bure

noun (1)
bu·​re | \ ˈbü(ˌ)rā \
plural -s

Definition of bure (Entry 2 of 3)

: a large house or temple in the Fiji islands

bure

noun
\ ˈbyu̇(ə)r, ˈbᵫ̅ᵫ̅r \
plural -s

Definition of bure (Entry 3 of 3)

: a moderate yellowish brown that is redder, lighter, and stronger than Bismarck brown, bronze, or maple sugar and lighter, stronger, and slightly redder than cinnamon brown

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History and Etymology for bure

Noun (1)

Fijian

Noun

French, coarse woolen cloth

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“Bure.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bure. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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