bries

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch bries.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bries (plural briese, diminutive briesie)

  1. breeze

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bris/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bries
  • Rhymes: -is

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Middle French brise or English breeze.

Noun[edit]

bries m (plural briezen, diminutive briesje n)

  1. A breeze (gentle wind)
    Antonym: stormwind
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: bries

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

bries

  1. first-person singular present indicative of briesen
  2. imperative of briesen

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

bries m

  1. plural of brie

Anagrams[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

bries m pl

  1. plural of brie