brasa

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French[edit]

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brasa

  1. third-person singular past historic of braser

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Italian[edit]

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brasa

  1. third-person singular present of brasare
  2. second-person singular imperative of brasare

Old Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of uncertain origin, perhaps Germanic.

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Noun[edit]

brasa f (plural brasas)

  1. ember, live coal
    • c1200: Almeric, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 56r. col. 1.
      Euelo ami uno de los ſeraphin en ſue mano braſa q́ con las tenazas ṕſo del altar etannio ſobre mi boca
      Then one of the seraphim flew to me; in his hand a live coal he had taken from the altar with tongs, and he touched it on my mouth
    • Idem, f. 63v. col. 1.
      en ſemblança delas beſtias ſuujſta cuemo braſas de fuego encendidas e ſemblanca de lampades
      the appearance of the creatures was like burning coals of fire or like torches

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown origin, but possibly connected to French braise which is of Germanic origin.

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brasa f (plural brasas)

  1. ember

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish brasa, of unknown origin, but possibly connected to French braise, of Germanic origin.

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brasa f (plural brasas)

  1. hot coal, ember

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Swedish[edit]

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brasa c

  1. a small, controlled fire used for warmth

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