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From Gothic *𐌱𐍂𐌰𐌼𐌾𐌰𐌽 (*bramjan), from Proto-Germanic *bramjaną.

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bramar (first-person singular present bramo, first-person singular preterite bramí, past participle bramat)

  1. to roar, bellow
  2. to bray
  3. to make its cry (of an animal)

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bramando ("troating")

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From Gothic *𐌱𐍂𐌰𐌼𐌾𐌰𐌽 (*bramjan), from Proto-Germanic *bramjaną, *bremaną (“to roar”), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰrem- (“to make noise”).

Cognate with Occitan bramar, Spanish bramar, French bramer, Italian bramire, Old English bremman (“to roar, rage”).[1]

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bramar (first-person singular present bramo, first-person singular preterite bramei, past participle bramado)

  1. to troat (a deer)
  2. to roar, bellow

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  • brama (“deer mating season”)
  • bramido (“troat”)
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  1. ^ Joan Coromines, José A. Pascual (1983–1991) “bramar”, in Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico (in Spanish), Madrid: Gredos

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Borrowed from French bramer, Italian bramire, Spanish bramar, ultimately from Gothic *𐌱𐍂𐌰𐌼𐌾𐌰𐌽 (*bramjan), from Proto-Germanic *bramjaną.

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  • IPA(key): /braˈmar/
  • Hyphenation: bra‧mar

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bramar (present tense bramas, past tense bramis, future tense bramos, imperative bramez, conditional bramus)

  1. (intransitive) to make the characteristic call of any animal: to bellow; to low; to bray; to bleat; to neigh
  2. (figuratively) to roar, yell

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  • bramo (“bellowing; lowing; braying; bleating; neighing; roaring, yelling”)

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Etymology

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From Gothic *𐌱𐍂𐌰𐌼𐌾𐌰𐌽 (*bramjan), from Proto-Germanic *bramjaną. See also Old English bremman, Old High German brëman, Middle Low German brammen, French bramer.

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  • IPA(key): /bɾaˈmaɾ/ [bɾaˈmaɾ]
  • Rhymes: -aɾ
  • Syllabification: bra‧mar

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bramar (first-person singular present bramo, first-person singular preterite bramé, past participle bramado)

  1. to roar, bellow, trumpet

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