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Nakh etymology :

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Proto-Nakh: *bus-
North Caucasian etymology: North Caucasian etymology
Meaning: night
Chechen: b├╝jsa
Ingush: bijsa
Batsbi: bujsa
Comments: The original root is well preserved in PN *bus-u "at night" (Chech. busa, Ing. bus, Bacb. bujs). The noun "night" is a derivate *busu-ja ( > *bujsa).

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