Bursa
or formerly Brusa geographical name city NW Turkey in Asia near Sea of Marmara population 834,576

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • BURSA — (Brusa, formerly Prusa), city in northwestern Anatolia, capital of the Ottomans in the 14th century; afterward a provincial capital. According to seven Hebrew inscriptions from 820 C.E., Jews lived in Bursa in the Byzantine period. When Bursa was …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • bursa — bȗrsa ž <G mn ā/ ī> DEFINICIJA 1. kat. vrećica u kojoj svećenik nosi posljednju pomast samrtniku, izrađena je u materijalu i boji ostalog liturgijskog ruha, u njoj je smješten korporal (tjelesnik) 2. anat. a. svaka tvorba u tijelu slična… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • bursa — (n.) from M.L. bursa bag, purse, from Gk. byrsa hide, skin, wineskin, drum of unknown origin; Cf. PURSE (Cf. purse) …   Etymology dictionary

  • bursa — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. ż Ia, CMc. bursasie {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} budynek mieszkalny dla uczącej się, studiującej młodzieży; internat; akademik : {{/stl 7}}{{stl 10}}Mieszkać w bursie. Bursa akademicka, studencka. <śrdwłac.> {{/stl 10}} …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • Bursa — Bur sa, n.; pl. {Burs[ae]}. [L. See {Burse}.] (Anat.) Any sac or saclike cavity; especially, one of the synovial sacs, or small spaces, often lined with synovial membrane, interposed between tendons and bony prominences. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bursa — (v. griech. býrsa, »Fell« oder »Schlauch«, Burse), im Mittelalter Säckel (Börse); dann Kasse zu gemeinsamem Unterhalt, vornehmlich von Schülern; endlich die Genossenschaft selbst sowie deren Haus. Namentlich hießen so die an den Universitäten… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Bursa — Bursa, türk. Stadt, s.v.w. Brussa …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • bursa — bolsa, especialmente las serosa que se encuentran en las articulaciones Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010 …   Diccionario médico

  • Bursa — [boor sä′] city in NW Turkey: capital of the Ottoman Empire in the 14th cent.: pop. 775,000 …   English World dictionary

  • bursa — [bʉr′sə] n. pl. bursae [bʉr′sē] or bursas [ModL < ML, a purse, bag: see PURSE] Anat. a sac or pouchlike cavity, esp. one containing a fluid that reduces friction, as between a tendon and bone bursal adj …   English World dictionary

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