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Brilles visible in the exuvia of head and neck of a large grass snake

NounEdit

brille (plural brilles)

  1. A transparent scale that covers the eye of a snake. Whenever the snake changes its skin in the act of ecdysis, the brille gets shed as part of the old skin, the exuvia.

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AsturianEdit

FrenchEdit

HunsrikEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • prile (Portuguese based orthography)

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

brille

  1. to cry
    • 1874, Peter Joseph Rottmann, Gedichte in Hunsrücker Mundart. 4. Auflage, R. Voigtländer, Kreuznach, p. 4:
      Tobich Mensch! watt brauchste so se brille? / ’diß nau ähmol annerscht nitt mei Wille, / Unn eich honn Der’t jo schunn lang gesaht:

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IrishEdit

NounEdit

brille f

  1. Alternative form of breall (clitoris)

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
brille bhrille mbrille
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

brille f pl

  1. Feminine plural of adjective brillo.

LatvianEdit

NounEdit

brille f

  1. nominative singular form of brilles (rarely used)

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EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

brille f (plural brilles)

  1. (Jersey) brill

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From German Low German brille

NounEdit

brille f, m (definite singular brilla or brillen, indefinite plural briller, definite plural brillene)

  1. glasses, spectacles

Usage notesEdit

Mostly used in the plural form.

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From German Low German brille

NounEdit

brille f (definite singular brilla, indefinite plural briller, definite plural brillene)

  1. glasses, spectacles

Usage notesEdit

Mostly used in the plural form.

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SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

brille

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of brillar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of brillar.
  3. third-person singular imperative of brillar