brú

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *brōwō, *brūwō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brú f (genitive singular brúar, nominative plural brýr)

  1. bridge

Declension[edit]

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

brú m (genitive brú, nominative plural brúnna)

  1. hostel
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

brú m (genitive as substantive brú, genitive as verbal noun brúite, plural brúnna)

  1. Verbal noun of brúigh.
  2. press, crush
  3. pressure
  4. bruise
  5. dent
Declension[edit]
As verbal noun
As substantive
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Verb[edit]

brú

  1. present subjunctive analytic of brúigh
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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
brú bhrú mbrú
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.