burra

adjective bur·ra \ ˈbə(ˌ)rä \

Definition of burra

India
:great used chiefly in phrases as a title of respect and specifically to designate a father or elder brother or a chief officer
  • burra sahib

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Origin and Etymology of burra

Hindi baṛā, from Sanskrit vṛddha, from vardhate he increases


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