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Etymology

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Old English Brūning, a patronymic for a person nicknamed Brūn (brown). For the first half-century of their manufacturer, the majority of semi-automatic handguns in Europe were designed by John M. Browning.

Pronunciation

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Proper noun

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Browning

  1. A surname from Old English.
  2. Robert Browning, a poet.
  3. A number of places in the United States:
    1. An unincorporated community in Wilcox County, Georgia.
    2. A village in Schuyler County, Illinois.
    3. A minor city in Linn County and Sullivan County, Missouri.
    4. A town in Glacier County, Montana.
    5. An unincorporated community in Smith County, Texas.
    6. A town in Taylor County, Wisconsin.
  4. A rural municipality, Rural Municipality of Browning No. 34, in Saskatchewan, Canada.
  5. A community within the municipality in south-east Saskatchewan, named after Robert Browning.

Derived terms

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Noun

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Browning (plural Brownings)

  1. A small, semi-automatic European handgun.