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Middle EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old English brū, from Proto-Germanic *brūwō.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

browe (plural browes or browen)

  1. The eyebrow (line of hair above the eyes)
  2. The brow (part of the head the eyebrows are situated on)
  3. The eyelid (covering over the eyes)
  4. (rare) The brow (of a hill)

DescendantsEdit

  • English: brow
  • Scots: broo

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