See also: bròin and bróin

Dalmatian edit

Etymology edit

From Medieval Latin brūnus (brown, brunet) (whence also Spanish bruno, French brun), from Proto-Germanic *brūnaz (brown).

Adjective edit

broin (feminine broina)

  1. brown
  2. dark

Old Irish edit

Alternative forms edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

broin

  1. inflection of bran (raven):
    1. vocative/genitive singular
    2. nominative plural

Mutation edit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
broin broin
pronounced with /β(ʲ)-/
mbroin
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Sranan Tongo edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Dutch bruin.

Adjective edit

broin

  1. brown