OTHER WORDS FROM BosporusBos·po·ran, Bos·po·ran·ic [bos-puh-ran-ik] /ˌbɒs pəˈræn ɪk/, Bos·po·ri·an [bo-spawr-ee-uh n, -spohr-] /bɒˈspɔr i ən, -ˈspoʊr-/, adjective
Examples from the Web for bosporus
Then he got up and tottered over to the window and gazed out on those ships lying just below, on the Bosporus.The Ship Dwellers|Albert Bigelow Paine
The accursed mischance of my costume had given him the clue to an identity which was otherwise buried deep in the Bosporus.Greenmantle|John Buchan
On the other bank of the Bosporus is Scutari and other suburbs of Constantinople.The Innocents Abroad|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Just at that time he was airing a new project, namely, a tunnel under the Bosporus.
Among other preparations, they were to construct a bridge of boats across the Bosporus at Chalcedon.Darius the Great|Jacob Abbott