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Definition of Buran
1. a violent windstorm [n -S]
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Literary usage of Buran
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Ibn Khallikan's Biographical Dictionary by Ibn Khallikān (1843)
"Buran. Buran was daughter of al-Hasan Ibn Sahl, whose life shall be given; it is 173 said by some that her real name was Khadija and her surname Buran; ..."
2. From Kulja, Across the Tian Shan to Lob-Nor by Nikolaĭ Mikhaĭlovich Przhevalʹskiĭ, Thomas Douglas Forsyth (1879)
"Wild camel hunters—Habits of this animal—Mode of killing it—Distinguishing marks—Its origin considered—Lake Kara-buran—Chon-Kul,or the Great ..."
3. The Geographical Journal by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain) (1898)
"The Kara-buran is fed by the waters of the Yarkand-daria (Tarim) and tho Cherchen-daria, ... All along the Kara-buran, from the very mouth of Yarkand-daria, ..."