bronn

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See also: brønn

Cornish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Revived Late Cornish) brodn

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *bronnā (compare Breton bronn, Cornish bron), from Proto-Celtic *brusnā (compare Irish broinn (womb)), from *brusū (belly) (gen. *brusnos). More at bru.

Noun[edit]

bronn f (dual diwvron or dywvron, plural bronnow)

  1. (anatomy) breast

Noun[edit]

bronn f (singulative bronnen)

  1. rushes

Mutation[edit]


Interlingue[edit]

Noun[edit]

bronn (plural bronnes)

  1. spring (of water)

Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bronn (present analytic bronnann, future analytic bronnfaidh, verbal noun bronnadh, past participle bronnta)

  1. (transitive) donate, bestow, gift, grant

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

bronn f sg

  1. variant genitive singular of broinn

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bronn bhronn mbronn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

bronn f sg

  1. genitive singular of brù

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
bronn bhronn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.