or Bus·rah

[ buhs-ruh ]
/ ˈbʌs rə /



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Example sentences from the Web for busra

  • Zobeir is a desert town of ten thousand or so inhabitants, situated fifteen miles inland from Busra.

    War in the Garden of Eden|Kermit Roosevelt
  • I took Yusuf with me to Busra to put me aboard the transport for Egypt.

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British Dictionary definitions for busra



/ (ˈbʌsrə) /


variant spellings of Basra
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