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AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably a short form of Proto-Indo-European *bhrā́ter- (brother). Compare Illyrian bra (brother), Old Church Slavonic bratъ (bratŭ), Old Prussian brāti, Old Norse broðir (brother).

InterjectionEdit

bre

  1. A friendly exclamation to a person.
    Folni bre, burra!
    Speak, therefore, men!
  2. An exclamation of surprise.
    Bre! Po ç'është kjo?
    Man! What is this?
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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

Of uncertain origin.

NounEdit

bre m (definite singular breen, indefinite plural breer, definite plural breene)

  1. a glacier

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of uncertain origin.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bre m (definite singular breen, indefinite plural brear, definite plural breane)

  1. a glacier

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RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Turkish bre.

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

bre

  1. hey
  2. wow

Scottish GaelicEdit

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Greek μωρέ (moré).

InterjectionEdit

bre (Cyrillic spelling бре)

  1. (intensifier, Serbia) used to express passion about the point of a sentence, at any part of a sentence
  2. (intensifier, Serbia) similar to English fuck or hell, but not vulgar, e.g.:
    Šta si bre to uradio!?What the fuck did you do!?
  3. (Serbia, regional) hey
  4. (Serbia, slang) yo

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TurkishEdit

InterjectionEdit

bre

  1. hey
  2. yo (slang)

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