brot

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See also: Brot, brót, bröt, brøt, and Brot.

Alemannic German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old High German brōt, from Proto-Germanic *braudą. Cognate with German Brot, Dutch brood, English bread, Icelandic brauð.

Noun[edit]

brot n

  1. (Formazza) bread

References[edit]

  • “brot” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Catalan[edit]

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Noun[edit]

brot m (plural brots)

  1. (botany) shoot
  2. (figuratively) outbreak
  3. (idiomatic) stroke of work

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Dalmatian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

brot

  1. Alternative form of brut

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse brot.

Noun[edit]

brot n (genitive singular brots, plural brot)

  1. breaking, break, breach, rupture
  2. breach, infringement, violation
  3. extract, fraction

Declension[edit]

Declension of brot
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative brot brotið brot brotini
accusative brot brotið brot brotini
dative broti brotinum brotum brotunum
genitive brots brotsins brota brotanna

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse brot, akin to Old English gebrot, Middle English brotel.

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Noun[edit]

brot n (genitive singular brots, nominative plural brot)

  1. a fracture
  2. a violation
  3. (mathematics) a fraction

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Luxembourgish[edit]

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Verb[edit]

brot

  1. inflection of broden:
    1. second-person plural present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative
    3. second-person plural imperative

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse brot.

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Noun[edit]

brot n (definite singular brotet, indefinite plural brot, definite plural brota)

  1. a break, fracture, rupture
    Det er eit brot i okla hennar.
    There is a fracture in her ankle.
    Skaden førte til mange store brot i røyra.
    The damage lead to many large ruptures in the pipes.
  2. a violation, breach, crime
    Det var eit klårt brot på lova.
    It was a clear violation of the law.
  3. a quarry

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Old High German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *braudą, whence also Old Saxon brōd (German Low German Broot[1]), Old English brēad (English bread), Old Frisian brād (West Frisian brea), Dutch brood, Old Norse brauð (Icelandic brauð).

Noun[edit]

brōt n

  1. bread
    • unsar brōt tagalīhhaz gib uns hiutu (The Lord's Prayer, circa 830)

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Polabian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bratrъ, *bratъ, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰréh₂tēr.

Noun[edit]

brot m

  1. brother

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English broth.

Noun[edit]

brot m (genitive singular brota, plural brotan)

  1. soup
  2. broth

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