brando

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See also: Brando and Brändö

Catalan[edit]

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brando

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of brandar

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbrando/
  • Hyphenation: bran‧do
  • Rhymes: -ando

Noun[edit]

brando (accusative singular brandon, plural brandoj, accusative plural brandojn)

  1. brandy
  2. (alcoholic) spirits

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese brando, blando, from Latin blandus.

Adjective[edit]

brando m (feminine singular branda, masculine plural brandos, feminine plural brandas)

  1. soft
  2. weak

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brando m (plural brandi)

  1. (poetic) sword
  2. a type of dance

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Frankish *brandō, *brand (fire, burning, torch).

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Noun[edit]

brandō m (genitive brandōnis); third declension[1][2]

  1. (Medieval Latin) firebrand, torch
  2. (Medieval Latin) flaming sword, sword

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative brandō brandōnēs
Genitive brandōnis brandōnum
Dative brandōnī brandōnibus
Accusative brandōnem brandōnēs
Ablative brandōne brandōnibus
Vocative brandō brandōnēs

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Niermeyer, Jan Frederik (1976), “brando”, in Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus, Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 104
  2. ^ brando in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese brando, blando, from Latin blandus. Compare Galician brando, Spanish blando, Catalan bla, Italian blando and Romanian blând.

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Adjective[edit]

brando m (feminine singular branda, masculine plural brandos, feminine plural brandas, comparable)

  1. soft, mild, gentle
    Synonyms: suave, lene
  2. bland

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