See also: brest

EnglishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Breton Brest (via French), from Proto-Celtic *brixs (hill), compare Scottish Gaelic bre.

Proper nounEdit

Brest

  1. A port city in Brittany, France.
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Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Russian Брест (Brest).

Proper nounEdit

Brest

  1. A city in Belarus, on the border with Poland.
    Synonyms: Brest-Litovsk, Brest-on-the-Bug
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AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier Bresta, from Proto-Celtic *brixs (hill), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerǵʰ-. Cognate with Scottish Gaelic bre (hill).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bʁɛst/
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Brest m

  1. Brest (a city in Brittany, France)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Room, Adrian, Place Names of the World, 2nd ed., McFarland & Co., 2006.

PortugueseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From French Brest.

Proper nounEdit

Brest f

  1. Brest (a city in Brittany, France)

Etymology 2Edit

From Belarusian Брэст (Brest).

Proper nounEdit

Brest f

  1. Brest (a city in Belarus)

SpanishEdit

 
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Proper nounEdit

Brest ?

  1. Brest (a city in Brittany)
  2. Brest (a city in Belarus)