See also: brønn

Cornish edit

Alternative forms edit

  • (Revived Late Cornish) brodn

Etymology edit

From Proto-Brythonic *bronnā (compare Breton bronn, Cornish bron), from Proto-Celtic *brusnā (compare Irish broinn (womb)), from *brusū (belly) (gen. *brusnos). More at bru.

Noun edit

bronn f (dual diwvron or dywvron, plural bronnow)

  1. (anatomy) breast

Noun edit

bronn f (singulative bronnen)

  1. rushes

Mutation edit

Irish edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

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Verb edit

bronn (present analytic bronnann, future analytic bronnfaidh, verbal noun bronnadh, past participle bronnta)

  1. (transitive) donate, bestow, gift, grant
Conjugation edit
Derived terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

Noun edit

bronn f sg

  1. variant genitive singular of broinn

Mutation edit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bronn bhronn mbronn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading edit

Scottish Gaelic edit

Noun edit

bronn f sg

  1. genitive singular of brù

Mutation edit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
bronn bhronn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.