bras

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See also: BRAS, braś, brâs, Brás, and -bras

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

bras

  1. plural of bra

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Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *brassos (large): (compare Cornish bras (big, great), broas, and Welsh bras (fat, broad, rich)).

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Adjective[edit]

bras (comparative brasoc'h, superlative brasañ, exclamative brasat)

  1. big

Burushaski[edit]

Noun[edit]

bras

  1. rice

Cornish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Revived Late Cornish) broas
  • (Standard Cornish) brâs

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *brassos (large).

Adjective[edit]

bras

  1. big, great

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French bras, from Old French bras, from Latin brachium, bracchium, from Ancient Greek βραχίων (brakhíōn). Displaced Old French feminine noun brace, ultimately from the same Latin and Ancient Greek roots.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bʁɑ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes:
  • Hyphenation: bras

Noun[edit]

bras m (plural bras)

  1. arm

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Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bras n (genitive singular brass, no plural)

  1. soldering

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French bras, from Latin brachium, bracchium, from Ancient Greek βραχίων (brakhíōn).

Noun[edit]

bras m (plural bras)

  1. arm

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Norman[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • brâs (continental Normandy)
  • bra (Sark)

Etymology[edit]

From Old French bras, from Latin brachium, bracchium, from Ancient Greek βραχίων (brakhíōn).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

bras m (plural bras)

  1. (Jersey, Guernsey, anatomy) arm

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin brachium, bracchium, from Ancient Greek βραχίων (brakhíōn).

Noun[edit]

bras m (oblique plural bras, nominative singular bras, nominative plural bras)

  1. arm

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Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English brush.

Noun[edit]

bras

  1. brush