A name of Korean origins, the meaning of Bora translates to ‘purple’. This name also means ‘a storm’ in the Turkish language, from the word ‘bora’. In Albanian, Bora means ‘snow’ from the word ‘bore’. This name also has a meaning in Hungarian, where Bora translates to ‘stranger’, ‘foreigner’. Bora is also the name of a katabatic wind which flows near the Adriatic Sea. The name means ‘brave’ in Sanskrit. Kim Bo-ra and Nam Bo-ra are popular talented South Korean actresses.