pruun

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Either from Swedish brun or Middle Low German brūn. Cognate to Norwegian brun, Danish brun, Low German bruun, Dutch bruin, English brown, German braun. Ultimately derived from Proto-Germanic *brūnaz, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰruHnos, enlargement of *bʰrew- (shiny, brown)

Further Indo-European cognates: Lithuanian bė́ras (brown), Sanskrit [script needed] (babhrú, reddish-brown) [script needed]

Adjective[edit]

pruun (genitive pruuni, partitive pruuni)

  1. brown (color)

Declension[edit]

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.