See also: Bruder and Brüder

Alemannic GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German bruoder, from Old High German bruoder, from Proto-Germanic *brōþēr, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰréh₂tēr. Cognate with German Bruder, Dutch broer, broeder, English brother, West Frisian broer, Icelandic bróðir.

NounEdit

bruder m

  1. (Issime) brother

ReferencesEdit

  • “bruder” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Crimean GothicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *brōþēr, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰréh₂tēr.

Akin to Gothic 𐌱𐍂𐍉𐌸𐌰𐍂 (brōþar), Old English brōþor (English brother), German Bruder, Dutch broeder, Swedish broder, all from the same Germanic root; and from Indo-European, Latin frater, Russian брат (brat)), Ancient Greek φράτηρ (phrátēr), Latvian brālis, Persian برادر(barâdar), Old Prussian brāti, and Welsh brawd.

NounEdit

bruder

  1. brother
    • 1562, Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq:
      Bruder. Frater.

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch broeder, from Middle Dutch broeder, from Old Dutch bruother, from Proto-Germanic *brōþēr, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰréh₂tēr. Doublet of frater.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /brudər/
  • Hyphenation: bru‧dêr

NounEdit

brudêr

  1. brother
  2. (Catholicism) friar

Further readingEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

bruder m or f

  1. indefinite plural of brud

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

bruder f

  1. indefinite plural of brud