broc

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: broć and bróc

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin broccus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

broc m (plural brocs)

  1. spout
  2. stick
  3. trifle
  4. (in the plural) excuses, pretexts
    No fotem, que no estic per brocs.Let's not fuck around, I'm not in the mood for excuses.

Further reading[edit]


French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fr

Etymology[edit]

Origin uncertain.

un broc à toilette
a ewer for dressing table
un broc à lait
a pitcher for milk

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

broc m (plural brocs)

  1. ewer, pitcher

Further reading[edit]


Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish brocc, from Proto-Celtic *brokkos (badger) (compare Welsh broch).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

broc m (genitive singular broic, nominative plural broic)

  1. badger

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
broc bhroc mbroc
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish brocc, from Proto-Celtic *brokkos (badger) (compare Welsh broch).

Noun[edit]

broc m (genitive singular [please provide], plural [please provide])

  1. badger

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
broc vroc mroc
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *brōkaz, of uncertain origin. Cognate with Middle Dutch broek, Old High German bruoh (German Bruch).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brōc m

  1. stream, brook

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: brook

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Broc (1).

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish brocc. Cognates include Irish broc and Manx broc.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

broc m (genitive singular bruic, plural bruic)

  1. badger (Meles meles)
  2. (obsolete) Synonym of faol (wolf)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]