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Nostratic etymology :

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Eurasiatic: *bur(H)V
Meaning: dust
Borean: Borean
Indo-European: *bhe(u)r- 'storm'
Altaic: *bóru (~ -a)
Uralic: *pora 'dust' (SKES 605)
Kartvelian: *bur(ɣw)-
Dravidian: *buṛ-ud-
Eskimo-Aleut: *puju- (rather - to *ṗuɣV)
Chukchee-Kamchatkan: Gil. puṛ 'сор, мусор'
Comments: Ц.-сах. *burbur 'пыль, песок'
References: МССНЯ 358, ОСНЯ 1, 187-188; ND 219 *barE 'earth, land', 234 *buri[ɣ]u 'loose earth, dust' (the distinction is supported only by a rather dubious SDr par_ampu 'plateau'?).

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