braire

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *bragiō, from Gaulish *bragu (compare Old Irish braigid ‎(to flatulate)), from Proto-Celtic *bragyū ‎(to flatulate). Cognate with the English bray.

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braire

  1. bray (to make the cry of a donkey)
  2. (figuratively, by extension) to shout
  3. (Belgium, Northern France, figuratively, by extension) to cry, to weep

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Noun[edit]

braire m ‎(plural braires)

  1. (obsolete) bray (noise made by a donkey)

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Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

braire

  1. (of an animal) to bray
  2. (less common, of a person) to cry out; to shout out

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