brest

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

brest (plural brests)

  1. Obsolete spelling of breast

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse brestr

Noun[edit]

brest m (definite singular bresten, indefinite plural brestar or brester, definite plural brestane or brestene)

  1. a crack
    Det er ein brest i dette glaset.
    There is a crack in this glass.
  2. a flaw
    Det er ein brest i logikken din.
    There is a flaw in your logic.

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *berstъ.

Noun[edit]

brest m (Cyrillic spelling брест)

  1. elm

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *berstъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brést or brèst m inan (genitive brésta, nominative plural brésti)

  1. elm (tree)

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