See also: brand, bränd, and brænd

GermanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old High German brant, from Proto-Germanic *brandaz. Cognate with English brand.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bʁant/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ant

NounEdit

Brand m (genitive Brandes or Brands, plural Brände)

  1. fire, blaze (destructive occurrence)
  2. hell
  3. distillation, brandy
    Synonym: Weinbrand
    Hyponyms: Weinbrand, Obstbrand
  4. (colloquial) strong thirst
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from English brand.

NounEdit

Brand m or n or f (genitive Brands, plural Brands)

  1. (marketing) brand
    Synonym: Marke

Etymology 3Edit

Proper nounEdit

Brand n (genitive Brands)

  1. A municipality of Vorarlberg, Austria.
  2. A municipality of Bavaria, Germany.

Further readingEdit


LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German brant, from Proto-Germanic *brandaz. Cognate with German Brand, Dutch brand, English brand, West Frisian brân.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Brand m (plural Bränn)

  1. fire

SynonymsEdit