abbreviation for (in Britain, formerly)
Examples from the Web for nur
They were approaching that point where nur das reine Zusammensein was interchange enough.The Open Question|Elizabeth Robins
It was fortunate, perhaps, in that hour of fiercest temptation, that Nur Mahal was too proud to stoop again to conquer.The Great Mogul|Louis Tracy
The people of Nur shut the gates and for some time refused to surrender.Genghis Khan, Makers of History Series|Jacob Abbott
Es hrt doch Jeder nur was er versteht—Every one hears only what he understands.
Rajah Nur Singh died in 1850, and was succeeded by his brother Debindro, a weak man, quite unfit for the position.My Experiences in Manipur and the Naga Hills|James Johnstone