brúnn

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See also: brunn, Brunn, and Brünn

Icelandic[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

brúnn (comparative brúnni, superlative brúnastur)

  1. brown

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Irish[edit]

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Verb[edit]

brúnn

  1. present analytic of brúigh

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Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
brúnn bhrúnn mbrúnn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *brūnaz (grey, brown).

Adjective[edit]

brúnn

  1. brown
  2. (of polished metal) bright

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Derived terms[edit]

  • brúnaðr (dark-coloured; grey)
  • brúnmóálóttr (of mouse-grey colour with a black stripe down the back (of a horse))

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Noun[edit]

brúnn m (genitive brúns, plural brúnar)

  1. a black horse

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