See also: Braun

BavarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with German braun.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

braun

  1. brown

See alsoEdit

Colors in Bavarian · Foarbm (layout · text)
     weiß      grau      schwoarz
             roud/rood              oransch; braun              gejb/gölb
                          grea             
                          blau              blau
             lila, violett              lila              rosa

CimbrianEdit

NounEdit

braun

  1. plural of brau
  2. dative singular of brau

GermanEdit

 
1. brauner Zucker

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German and Old High German brūn, from Proto-West Germanic *brūn.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bʁaʊ̯n/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: braun
  • Rhymes: -aʊ̯n

AdjectiveEdit

braun (strong nominative masculine singular brauner, comparative brauner or (colloquial) bräuner, superlative am braunsten or (colloquial) am bräunsten)

  1. brown
    brauner Zuckerbrown sugar
  2. tan (skin, due to sun exposure)
  3. (politics, historical) of the Nazi party and organisations (due to the brown SA uniform)
  4. (politics, loosely, derogatory) of the political right, especially the far right

Usage notesEdit

  • The comparation forms with umlaut (bräuner, am bräunsten) are chiefly colloquial.

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

HyponymsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Hungarian: barna

Further readingEdit

  • braun” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • braun” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon
  • braun” in Duden online
  •   braun on the German Wikipedia.Wikipedia de

HunsrikEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German and Old High German brūn, from Proto-West Germanic *brūn.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

braun (comparative brauner, superlative braunest)

  1. brown
    Eere Aue sin braun.
    Her eyes are brown.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of braun
masculine feminine neuter plural
Weak inflection nominative braun braun braun braune
accusative braune braun braun braune
dative braune braune braune braune
Strong inflection nominative brauner braune braunes braune
accusative braune braune braunes braune
dative braunem brauner braunem braune

See alsoEdit

Colors in Hunsrik · Forrve (layout · text)
     Weis      Grau      Schwarz
             Rod              Ranschegelleb; Braun              Gelleb, Geel
             Grien (Hellgrien), (Neongrien)              Grien (Dunkelgrien)              Menz
             Meergrien              Blau (Hellblau)              Blau (Dunkelblau)
             Feilche              Rosch, Lila              Roserod

Further readingEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

braun

  1. Alternative form of brawne

Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English brown.

AdjectiveEdit

braun

  1. brown

VolapükEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Braun (brown).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

braun (nominative plural brauns)

  1. (the color) brown, brown color, brownness

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Volapük · köls (layout · text)
     viet      ged      bläg
             red              rojan; braun              yelov
                          grün             
                                       blöv
             violät              purpur              redül