Meaning of "buri nazar"

evil eye

evil eye

n.
1. A look or a look that is believed to cause injury or misfortune to others.
2. The alleged power to cause injury or misfortune to others by magical or supernatural means.

evil eye

evil eye

n
1. (Alternative belief systems) a look or superstitiously is supposed to have the power to inflict damage or injury
2. (Alternative belief systems) the power to inflict harm, etc., by such aspect
ˌevil-eyed adj

e′vil eye′

e'vil eye '

n n.
1. a thought that can cause injury or bad luck to someone.
2. power, superstitiously attributed to certain people, of such aspect.
[before 1000]
e'vil-eyed ', adj.

evil eye

evil eye

Also known as overlook or fascinating, it is a worldwide belief in the ability of some people (especially witches) to cause harm when looking at someone.