Last modified on 1 July 2014, at 21:12

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English frenne, contracted from forrene foreign. See foreign (adjective).

NounEdit

fren (plural frens)

  1. (obsolete) A stranger.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Spenser to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


ScotsEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tae fren (third-person singular simple present frens, present participle frennin, simple past frennit, past participle frennit)

  1. (poetic) To rage; to be in a state of rage.

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TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French frein.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [fɾen]
  • Hyphenation: fren

NounEdit

fren (definite accusative freni, plural frenler)

  1. (automotive) brake

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ReferencesEdit

  • fren in Güncel Türkçe Sözlük [Contemporary Turkish Dictionary], Türk Dil Kurumu