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EtymologyEdit

Central Franconian form of Bruch (wetland), which see. The -i- is the so-called rheinisches Dehnungs-i (“Rhenish lengthening i”) used to indicate the length of the preceding vowel.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-broich

  1. Placename suffix found in the northern Rhineland

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