Bruno

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian, German etc continental European Bruno, name of medieval Italian and German saints and royalty, Latinized form of Old High German brūn (brown). The surname is mostly borrowed from Italian Bruno.

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Proper noun[edit]

Bruno

  1. A male given name.
    • 1983 Mike Royko, Studs Terkel, One More Time.The Best of Mike Royko, University of Chicago Press (2000), ISBN 0226730727, page 169:
      He was the man who brought us those great bruising, bristle-chinned teams, with players who had fearsome names like Bruno and Bulldog.
  2. A surname​.
  3. (folklore) A name for the bear.
  4. A city in Minnesota
  5. A village in Nebraska
  6. A municipality in Piedmont, Italy
  7. A town in Saskatchewan

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Czech[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Bruno m

  1. A male given name, cognate to English Bruno.

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Bruno

  1. A male given name, cognate to English Bruno.

French[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Bruno

  1. A male given name, cognate to English Bruno.

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German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Bruno

  1. A male given name, cognate to English Bruno.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Saint's name of Germanic origin, cognate to English Bruno. The surname also originates as a nickname from bruno (brown), cognate with English Brown.

Proper noun[edit]

Bruno

  1. A male given name.
  2. A common surname​.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latinisation of names of the form Brūn in Proto-Germanic and/or its descendant languages, deriving from the root *brūnaz (brown): Germanic Brūn + Latin (suffix forming masculine personal names).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Brūnō m (genitive Brūnōnis); third declension

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Brown

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular
nominative Brūnō
genitive Brūnōnis
dative Brūnōnī
accusative Brūnōnem
ablative Brūnōne
vocative Brūnō

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

Brūnō m (genitive Brūnōnis); third declension

  1. any man named “Bruno” or an equivalent, a Bruno

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative Brūnō Brūnōnēs
genitive Brūnōnis Brūnōnum
dative Brūnōnī Brūnōnibus
accusative Brūnōnem Brūnōnēs
ablative Brūnōne Brūnōnibus
vocative Brūnō Brūnōnēs

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First recorded as a given name of Latvians in the end of the 19th century. Cognate to German and English Bruno.

Proper noun[edit]

Bruno m

  1. A male given name.

References[edit]

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviesu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, ISBN 5-7966-0278-0
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Bruno was the only given name of 1104 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010.

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Bruno m

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Bruno

Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Bruno

  1. A male given name, cognate to English Bruno.