bri

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See also: Bri and brí

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *brina, from pre-Albanian *bʰr̥nos, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰrendos ‘stag, red deer’ (compare Swedish brinde, Lithuanian bríedis, Messapic bréndon). Alternatively from Proto-Indo-European *h3bhruH- '(eye-)brow', although the semantic development would be unique for this root.

Noun[edit]

bri m (indefinite plural brirë, definite singular briri)

  1. horn
Derived terms[edit]

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

bri

  1. rafsi of bridi.

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *brīgos ‎(strength) (compare Old Irish bríg ‎(force, power)), from Proto-Indo-European *gʷrih₂-g-, a suffixed extended form of *gʷréh₂us ‎(heavy) (compare Latin gravis, Ancient Greek βαρύς ‎(barús), and Sanskrit गुरु ‎(gurú).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bri m (uncountable)

  1. honour, esteem

Synonyms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
bri fri mri unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.