See also: Brede and бреде

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

brede (plural bredes)

  1. (obsolete) Ornamental embroidery
    • 1746, William Collins, “Ode to Evening”, in (Please provide the book title or journal name):
      [] while now the bright-hair'd Sun / Sits in yon western Tent, whose cloudy Skirts, / With Brede ethereal wove
  2. (obsolete) A braid.
    • 1847, Alfred Tennyson, “The Princess”, in (Please provide the book title or journal name):
      Half lapped in glowing gauze and golden brede.

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DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /breːðə/, [ˈb̥ʁæðð̩]

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse breiða, from Proto-Germanic *braidijaną (to broaden).

VerbEdit

brede (past tense bredte, past participle)

  1. (transitive) to spread
  2. (reflexive, intransitive) to spread
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Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

AdjectiveEdit

brede

  1. definite singular of bred
  2. plural of bred

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

brede

  1. Inflected form of breed

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Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English brǣde, brǣd, from Proto-West Germanic *brādō, from Proto-Germanic *brēdô (meat, roast). Doublet of brawne.

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

brede (plural bredes)

  1. roasted meat
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Scots: brede
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Etymology 2Edit

From the oblique cases of Old English bred, from Proto-West Germanic *bred, from Proto-Germanic *bredą.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbrɛːd(ə)/, /ˈbrɛd(ə)/

NounEdit

brede (plural bredes)

  1. board, slab
  2. tablet (small board with writing)
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Etymology 3Edit

From Old English brǣdu, brǣd, from Proto-West Germanic *braidī, from Proto-Germanic *braidį̄.

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

brede (uncountable)

  1. breadth (measure of how wide something is):
    1. A piece of fabric of standard width.
    2. (geometry) A circle's diameter.
  2. extent (space to which something extends):
    1. The total extent of a surface or object.
    2. (figuratively) The extent or totality of one's feelings.
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Etymology 4Edit

NounEdit

brede

  1. Alternative form of bred (bread)

Etymology 5Edit

NounEdit

brede

  1. Alternative form of breid

Etymology 6Edit

NounEdit

brede

  1. Alternative form of brerd

Etymology 7Edit

VerbEdit

brede

  1. Alternative form of breden (to grill)

Etymology 8Edit

VerbEdit

brede

  1. Alternative form of breden (to spread)

Etymology 9Edit

VerbEdit

brede

  1. Alternative form of breden (to breed)

Etymology 10Edit

VerbEdit

brede

  1. Alternative form of breiden

Norwegian BokmålEdit

AdjectiveEdit

brede

  1. definite singular of bred
  2. plural of bred

Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

brede m (definite singular breden, indefinite plural bredar, definite plural bredane)

  1. Alternative form of bre

Sranan TongoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English bread.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

brede

  1. bread

SwedishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

brede

  1. absolute definite natural masculine singular of bred.

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