bräken

SwedishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish brækne, from Old Norse *brakni (undergrowth), related to Proto-Germanic *brekaną and ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *bʰreg- (to break).[1] Compare Danish bregne, English bracken.

NounEdit

bräken c

  1. A fern, especially the bracken fern Pteris aquilina.

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