See also: broć and bróc

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin broccus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

broc m (plural brocs)

  1. spout
  2. stick
  3. trifle
  4. (in the plural) excuses, pretexts
    No fotem, que no estic per brocs.Let's not fuck around, I'm not in the mood for excuses.

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FrenchEdit

 
un broc à toilettea ewer for dressing table
 
un broc à laita pitcher for milk

EtymologyEdit

Origin uncertain, perhaps borrowed from Old Provençal broc, related to Italian brocca (jug).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bʁo/
  • (file)

NounEdit

broc m (plural brocs)

  1. ewer, pitcher

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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish brocc, from Proto-Celtic *brokkos (badger) (compare Welsh broch).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

broc m (genitive singular broic, nominative plural broic)

  1. badger

DeclensionEdit

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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
broc bhroc mbroc
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish brocc, from Proto-Celtic *brokkos (badger) (compare Welsh broch).

NounEdit

broc m (genitive singular [please provide], plural [please provide])

  1. badger

MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
broc vroc mroc
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *brōk.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

brōc m

  1. stream, brook

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: brook

Scottish GaelicEdit

 
Broc (1).

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish brocc. Cognates include Irish broc and Manx broc.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

broc m (genitive singular bruic, plural bruic)

  1. badger (Meles meles)
  2. (obsolete) Synonym of faol (wolf)

DeclensionEdit

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