Brocken

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbʀɔkŋ̩/, /ˈbʀɔkən/

Etymology 1Edit

From Old High German brocco, from Proto-Germanic *brukkô, related to *brukiz.

NounEdit

Brocken m (genitive Brockens, plural Brocken, diminutive Bröckchen n or Bröcklein n)

  1. piece (part of a larger whole)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Probably from brocken, referring to the mountain's erosion. More at Brocken.

Proper nounEdit

Brocken m (genitive Brockens)

  1. the Brocken, Blocksberg (a mountain in the Harz mountain range, Germany)