brak

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Particularly: “Afrikaans brak?”

Adjective[edit]

brak (comparative more brak, superlative most brak)

  1. (South Africa) Brackish.
    • 1995, Bill Sheat, Gerald Schofield, Complete Gardening in Southern Africa (page 437)
      Brak soils, which continue to be a subject of research, are unlikely to provide a major stumbling block [] However, brak conditions and their effects underline many of the principles of good soil management []

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

German Brack (defective goods, defect, flaw).

Noun[edit]

brak

  1. defect

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Dutch[edit]

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brak (comparative brakker, superlative brakst)

  1. brackish
  2. (colloquial) bad
  3. (colloquial) hung over

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Verb[edit]

brak

  1. singular past indicative of breken

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

brak

  1. Romanization of 𐌱𐍂𐌰𐌺

Icelandic[edit]

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brak n (genitive singular braks, no plural)

  1. crash, din
  2. wreckage, broken wood, etc.

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Polish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

brak m

  1. lack, dearth, scarcity

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Verb[edit]

brak (defective verb)

  1. there is no / there are no; is wanting / are wanting
    Na parkingu brak wolnych miejsc.

Conjugation[edit]

infinitive
present indicative brak / brak jest
past indicative było brak
future tense będzie brak
conditional byłoby brak

External links[edit]

  • brak” in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *borkъ.

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brȃk m (Cyrillic spelling бра̑к)

  1. marriage

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