brav

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Breton[edit]

Adjective[edit]

brav

  1. beautiful

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French brave.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bʀaːf/
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Adjective[edit]

brav (comparative braver, superlative am bravsten)

  1. (of things) excellent, of high quality
  2. (of people, especially adults) honest, upright, upstanding
  3. (of people, especially soldiers etc., dated) brave,
  4. (of people, especially children, and pets) good, well-behaved, obedient
    Ich verspreche, brav zu sein.
    I promise to be good.

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Further reading[edit]

  • brav” in Duden online
  • brav” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • brav in Kluge's Etymological Dictionary of the German Language, 1891

Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French brave.

Noun[edit]

brav

  1. brave

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Low German brav and French brave, from Italian bravo

Adjective[edit]

brav (masculine and feminine brav, neuter bravt, definite singular and plural brave, comparative bravere, indefinite superlative bravest, definite superlative braveste)

  1. (literary) brave
  2. (obsolete) good

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Novial[edit]

Adjective[edit]

brav

  1. Shortened form of bravi.

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French brave, Italian bravo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

brav m or n (feminine singular bravă, masculine plural bravi, feminine and neuter plural brave)

  1. brave, courageous

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *borvъ.

Noun[edit]

brav m (Cyrillic spelling брав)

  1. male sheep or goat
  2. wether

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Slovak[edit]

Noun[edit]

brav m

  1. barrow, castrated male pig

Further reading[edit]

  • brav in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk