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Eine Brücke

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German brugga, brucca (akin to Old Saxon bruggia), from Proto-Germanic *brugjǭ. Compare Dutch brug, English bridge, Low German Brüch, Danish brygge.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbʁʏkə/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ʏkə
  • Hyphenation: Brü‧cke; pre-1996: Brük‧ke

NounEdit

Brücke f (genitive Brücke, plural Brücken, diminutive Brückchen n)

  1. bridge
  2. (software, design) The bridge pattern
  3. pons (in the brain, "bridging" the brain stem with the rest of the brain)

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