See also: brust

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German brust, from Old High German brust, from Proto-West Germanic *brust, from Proto-Germanic *brusts.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bʁʊst/
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NounEdit

Brust f (genitive Brust, plural Brüste, diminutive Brüstchen n)

  1. chest
  2. breast (of a woman); side of the chest (of a man)

Usage notesEdit

  • While the singular of the German word is perfectly neutral with regard to natural gender, the plural Brüste is roughly equivalent to English “breasts” and is now rarely used to refer to (human) males.

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


HunsrikEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German and Old High German brust

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Brust f (plural Brist)

  1. chest
  2. breast

Further readingEdit