see also: Burse

burse (plural burses)

  1. (obsolete) A purse.
  2. A fund or foundation for the maintenance of the needy scholars in their studies.
  3. (ecclesiastical) An ornamental case to hold the corporal when not in use.
  4. (obsolete) A stock exchange; a bourse.
  5. (obsolete) A kind of bazaar.

Proper noun
  1. Surname

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