Brust

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German brust, from Old High German brust, from Proto-West Germanic *brust, from Proto-Germanic *brusts.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bʁʊst/
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Noun[edit]

Brust f (genitive Brust, plural Brüste, diminutive Brüstchen n)

  1. chest
  2. breast (of a woman); side of the chest (of a man)

Usage notes[edit]

  • While the singular of the German word is perfectly neutral with regard to natural gender, the plural Brüste is roughly equivalent to English “breasts” and is now rarely used to refer to (human) males.

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Derived terms[edit]


Hunsrik[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German and Old High German brust

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Brust f (plural Brist)

  1. chest
  2. breast

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