brandy

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English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Shortened form of brandywine, from Dutch brandewijn (burnt wine). Compare German Brantewein, Branntwein.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: brănʹdē, IPA(key): /ˈbɹændi/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ændi

Noun[edit]

brandy (countable and uncountable, plural brandies)

  1. (uncountable) An alcoholic liquor distilled from wine or fermented fruit juice.
  2. (countable) Any variety of brandy.
  3. (countable) A glass of brandy.

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Verb[edit]

brandy (third-person singular simple present brandies, present participle brandying, simple past and past participle brandied)

  1. (transitive) To preserve, flavour, or mix with brandy.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English brandy, shortened from brandywine, from Dutch brandewijn. Doublet of brændevin.

Noun[edit]

brandy

  1. brandy

Finnish[edit]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fi

Etymology[edit]

From English brandy through Swedish brandy, the English word being a shortened from of brandywine, itself from Dutch brandewijn.

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Noun[edit]

brandy

  1. brandy (distilled spirit made of grapes)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of brandy (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative brandy brandyt
genitive brandyn brandyjen
partitive brandyä brandyjä
illative brandyyn brandyihin
singular plural
nominative brandy brandyt
accusative nom. brandy brandyt
gen. brandyn
genitive brandyn brandyjen
partitive brandyä brandyjä
inessive brandyssä brandyissä
elative brandystä brandyistä
illative brandyyn brandyihin
adessive brandyllä brandyillä
ablative brandyltä brandyiltä
allative brandylle brandyille
essive brandynä brandyinä
translative brandyksi brandyiksi
instructive brandyin
abessive brandyttä brandyittä
comitative brandyineen
Possessive forms of brandy (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person brandyni brandymme
2nd person brandysi brandynne
3rd person brandynsä

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

brandy m (plural brandys)

  1. brandy

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English brandy.

Noun[edit]

brandy m

  1. brandy

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English brandy.

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Noun[edit]

brandy f (indeclinable)

  1. brandy (liquor)

Further reading[edit]

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

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

brandy m (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of brande

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing from English brandy.

Noun[edit]

brandy n (plural brandy-uri)

  1. brandy

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

brandy m (plural brandys or brandies)

  1. brandy

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