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Central FranconianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • bräät (most dialects of Moselle Franconian)
  • breit (Kölsch)

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German (*)breid, northern variant of breit.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

breet (masculine breede, feminine breet, comparative breeder, superlative et breetste)

  1. (Ripuarian, Eifel) broad; wide

LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German (*)breid, northern variant of breit, from Proto-Germanic *braidaz. Cognate with German breit, Dutch breit, English broad, West Frisian breed, Icelandic breiður.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

breet (masculine breeden, neuter breet, comparative méi breet, superlative am breetsten)

  1. broad, wide

DeclensionEdit

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

Related termsEdit


Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch brēt, from Proto-Germanic *braidaz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

brêet (comparative brêder)

  1. broad, wide

InflectionEdit

Adjective
Masculine Feminine Neuter Plural
Nominative Indefinite brêet brêde brêet brêde
Definite brêde brêde
Accusative brêden brêde brêde brêde
Genitive brêets brêder brêets brêder
Dative brêden brêder brêden brêden

Alternative formsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • breet”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • breet”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

PlautdietschEdit

AdjectiveEdit

breet (comparative breeda, superlative aum breetsten)

  1. broad