brus

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

brus

  1. plural of bru

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Blend of broer +‎ zus.

Noun[edit]

brus c ‎(plural brussen, diminutive brusje n)

  1. 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.

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

brus m ‎(genitive singular bruis)

  1. broken, crumbled, bits; dust

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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.

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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

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References[edit]

  • brus in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. 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)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[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)

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *brusъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brus m inan

  1. whetstone, hone

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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

  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

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