See also: broch and broc'h

LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German bruh, from Proto-Germanic *brukiz. Cognate with German Bruch, Dutch breuk, English breach.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Broch m (plural Bréch)

  1. breakage
  2. fracture
  3. (mathematics) fraction
  4. (pathology) hernia
  5. quarry

ScotsEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

The Broch

  1. Doric form of Fraserburgh (a town in Aberdeenshire, Scotland)
  2. Doric form of Burghead (a town in Moray, Scotland)