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[boh-kahr-uh; Russian boo-khah-ruh]
  1. Bukhara.
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Related formsBo·kha·ran, adjective
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Historical Examples of bokhara

  • Balkh and Bokhara there meet Bengal and Bombay, and try to draw eye-teeth.

    Stories by English Authors: Orient


  • The cities of Bokhara and Samarcand have been famous for science and literature.

  • They received orders in return to bring him with them to Bokhara.

  • Are there not Jews in your country like some of the Jews at Bokhara?

    Some Heroes of Travel

    W. H. Davenport Adams

  • All that we had saved up in Khiva was spent by us in Bokhara.

British Dictionary definitions for bokhara


  1. a variant spelling of Bukhara
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