Bremen

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See also: břemen

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From German Bremen.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɹeɪmən/, /ˈbɹɛmən/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eɪmən, -ɛmən

Proper noun[edit]

Bremen

  1. The capital city of the state of Bremen, in northwest Germany, on the Weser river.
  2. A state of Germany, composed of the cities of Bremen and Bremerhaven.

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German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

The place name is from Old Saxon bremo (edge), referring to its location on a riverbank, sharing a common Germanic origin with Old Norse barmr (rim) (modern English brim).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Bremen n (proper noun, genitive Bremens or (optionally with an article) Bremen)

  1. Bremen (the capital city of the state of Bremen, Germany)
  2. Bremen (a state of Germany)

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Bremen.

Proper noun[edit]

Bremen

  1. Bremen (the capital city of the state of Bremen, Germany)
    Synonym: Brema
  2. Bremen (a state of Germany)