brique

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See also: briqué

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Of Germanic origin, from Middle Low German bricke and Middle Dutch brike, related to breken (to break).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bʁik/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

brique f (plural briques)

  1. brick (hardened block used for building)
  2. carton box (food packaging)
    une brique de lait — a milk carton
  3. (slang) Ten thousand French francs (one million old francs)

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English brick, French brique.

Noun[edit]

brique f (plural briques)

  1. (Jersey) brick