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Etymology 1Edit

From French braise (live coals), from Old French brese (embers), from Old Low Franconian; akin to Norwegian/Swedish braseld (sparkling fire), Norwegian/Swedish dialectal brasa (to roast), Danish dialectal brase (to flambé, enflame).[1]

NounEdit

braise (plural braises)

  1. Alternative spelling of braize
  2. A method of joining non-ferrous metal using a molten filler metal. Similar to soldering but distinct from welding in that the filler is melted but not the metal being joined.
 
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VerbEdit

braise (third-person singular simple present braises, present participle braising, simple past and past participle braised)

 
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  1. (cooking) To cook in a small amount of liquid, in a covered pan. Somewhere between steaming and boiling.
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Etymology 2Edit

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NounEdit

braise (plural braises)

  1. Pagellus bogaraveo, syn. Pagellus centrodontus (sea bream).
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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Alain Rey, ed., Dictionnaire historique de la langue française, s.v. "braise" (Paris: Le Robert, 2006).

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French bresze, from Old French breze (ember, burning coal, gleed), perhaps from Gothic *𐌱𐍂𐌰𐍃𐌰 (*brasa, glowing coal), from Proto-Germanic *brasō (gleed, crackling coal), Proto-Indo-European *bʰres- (to crack, break, burst). Cognate with Swedish brasa (to roast), Icelandic brasa (to harden by fire).

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NounEdit

braise f (plural braises)

  1. (singular or plural) embers
  2. (slang) cash, dough

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IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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NounEdit

braise f (genitive singular braise)

  1. brashness
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Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

braise

  1. genitive singular feminine of bras
  2. comparative degree of bras

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
braise bhraise mbraise
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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