brus

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See also: Brus, bruś, Bruś, and брус

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

brus

  1. plural of bru

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Czech[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *brusъ.

Noun[edit]

brus m inan

  1. grinding stone, whetstone
    smirkový brusemery-wheel
    brus na ostřenírubstone
Declension[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

brus

  1. second-person singular imperative of brousit

Further reading[edit]

  • brus in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • brus in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Blend of broer (brother) +‎ zus (sister).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /brʏs/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: brus
  • Rhymes: -ʏs

Noun[edit]

brus m or f (plural brussen, diminutive brusje n)

  1. (uncommon) sibling
    • 2009, De Tandem vzw, Brochure for workshop “Brussen aan het woord”
      Beide organisaties realiseren daarom samen deze studiedag, waarin de plaats van brussen in de ondersteuning van gezinnen het centrale thema vormt.
      Both organisations together therefore organise this workshop, in which the place of siblings in the support of families is the central theme.
    Synonym: (chiefly academic) sibling

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

brus m (genitive singular bruis)

  1. broken, crumbled, bits; dust

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
brus bhrus mbrus
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]


Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *brusъ. Cognate with Upper Sorbian brus, Polish brus, Czech brus, Serbo-Croatian brȗs, Russian брус (brus).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brus m (diminutive brusk)

  1. whetstone, grindstone

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Muka, Arnošt (1921, 1928), “brus”, in Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow (in German), St. Petersburg, Prague: ОРЯС РАН, ČAVU; Reprinted Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag, 2008
  • Starosta, Manfred (1999), “brus”, in Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch (in German), Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From bruse (verb); a shortening of the earlier term bruslimonade.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

brus m (definite singular brusen, indefinite plural brus, definite plural brusene) (countable or uncountable)

  1. soda, pop (carbonated water, both US), fizzy drink (UK), (carbonated) soft drink

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology 1[edit]

From bruse (verb); a shortening of the earlier term bruslimonade.

Noun[edit]

brus m (definite singular brusen, indefinite plural brusar, definite plural brusane) (countable or uncountable)

  1. soda, pop (carbonated water, both US), fizzy drink (UK), (carbonated) soft drink
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

brus

  1. imperative of brusa

References[edit]


Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *brusъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brus m inan

  1. whetstone, hone
    Synonym: osełka

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

noun
verb

Further reading[edit]

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

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *brusъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brȗs m (Cyrillic spelling бру̑с)

  1. whetstone, grindstone

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • brus” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See the verb brusa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brus n

  1. noise; the sound of waves, wind, streaming water
    du som stillar havens brus, deras böljors brus och folkens larm.
    Which stilleth the noise of the seas, the noise of their waves, and the tumult of the people. (Psalms 65:7)
  2. (technology) noise (not signal)
    vitt brus
    white noise

Declension[edit]

Declension of brus 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative brus bruset
Genitive brus brusets

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Tok Pisin[edit]

Noun[edit]

brus

  1. tobacco; cigar