bróg

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See also: brog, bròg, and Bróg

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish bróc, from Old Norse brók (breeches) or Old English brōc (breech). Cognate with Manx braag and Scottish Gaelic bròg.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bróg f (genitive singular bróige, nominative plural bróga)

  1. boot, shoe

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: brogue
  • Yola: brogue, brough

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bróg bhróg mbróg
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • Finck, F. N. (1899), Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, p. 50.
  • Ó Dónaill, Niall (1977), “bróg”, in Foclóir Gaeilge–Béarla, Dublin: An Gúm, →ISBN
  • Greene, D. (1976), “The influence of Scandinavian on Irish”, in Bo Almqvist and David Greene, editors, Proceedings of the Seventh Viking Congress[1], Dundalk: Dundalgan Press, pages 75-82

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *borgъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bruk/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -uk
  • Syllabification: bróg
  • Homophone: bruk

Noun[edit]

bróg m inan (diminutive brożek)

  1. hay barrack
    Synonym: siennica
  2. rick, stack

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

adjective

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • bróg in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • bróg in Polish dictionaries at PWN