brona

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See also: bróna and Broňa

Lower Sorbian[edit]

brona

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *borna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brona f

  1. harrow (device for smoothing and breaking up soil)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • brona in Ernst Muka/Mucke (St. Petersburg and Prague 1911–28): Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow / Wörterbuch der nieder-wendischen Sprache und ihrer Dialekte. Reprinted 2008, Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag
  • brona in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *borna.[1] Doublet of brama (gate), derived from Old Czech.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbrɔ.na/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

brona f

  1. (agriculture) harrow
  2. (fortifications) portcullis

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brückner, Aleksander (1927) , “brona”, in Słownik etymologiczny języka polskiego (in Polish)

Further reading[edit]

  • brona in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • brona in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bruni.

Noun[edit]

brona m

  1. Burning.[1][2]
  2. Fire, conflagration.[1][2]

Verb[edit]

brona

  1. To glow from feber.[2]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Rietz, Johan Ernst, “Brona”, in Svenskt dialektlexikon: ordbok öfver svenska allmogespråket [Swedish dialectal lexicon: a dictionary for the Swedish lects] (in Swedish), 1962 edition, Lund: C. W. K. Gleerups Förlag, published 1862–1867, page 53
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Lindgren, J. V., 1940, “*bråne r., *bråna sv. v. 1”, in Orbok över Burträskmålet, page 20