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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French brunette, the feminine form of brunet, from brun (brown). Doublet of burnet.

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AdjectiveEdit

brunette (not comparable)

  1. (of hair, eyes, skin, etc.) of a dark color or tone.
  2. (of a person) having brown or black hair and, often, dark eyes and darkish or olive skin.

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NounEdit

brunette (plural brunettes)

  1. A person, especially female, with brown or black hair and, often, dark eyes and darkish or olive skin.

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French brunette, the feminine form of brunet, from brun (brown).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /brunɛtə/, [b̥ʁuˈnɛd̥ə]

NounEdit

brunette c (singular definite brunetten, plural indefinite brunetter)

  1. brunette (a girl or woman with brown or black hair)

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DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French brunette.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌbryˈnɛ.tə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bru‧net‧te
  • Rhymes: -ɛtə

NounEdit

brunette f (plural brunettes or brunetten, diminutive brunetje n or brunettetje n)

  1. brunette (brown-haired or dark-haired female)

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: brunet

AdjectiveEdit

brunette

  1. Inflected form of brunet
  2. Dated form of brunet.

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

brunette f

  1. plural of brunetta

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French brunette

NounEdit

brunette f or m (definite singular brunetta or brunetten, indefinite plural brunetter, definite plural brunettene)

  1. a brunette (woman or girl with dark brown hair)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French brunette

NounEdit

brunette f (definite singular brunetta, indefinite plural brunetter, definite plural brunettene)

  1. a brunette (as above)

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