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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

brus

  1. plural of bru

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Blend of broer +‎ zus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

brus m, f (plural brussen, diminutive brusje n)

  1. sibling
    • 2009, De Tandem vzw, Brochure for workshop “Brussen aan het woord”
      Beide organisaties realiseren daarom samen deze studiedag, waarin de plaats van brussen in de ondersteuning van gezinnen het centrale thema vormt.
      Both organisations together therefore organise this workshop, in which the place of siblings in the support of families is the central theme.

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

brus m (genitive singular bruis)

  1. broken, crumbled, bits; dust

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
brus bhrus mbrus
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Lower SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *brusъ. Cognate with Upper Sorbian brus, Polish brus, Czech brus, Serbo-Croatian brȗs, Russian брус (brus).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

brus m (diminutive brusk)

  1. whetstone, grindstone

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ReferencesEdit

  • brus in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

From bruse (verb); a shortening of the earlier term bruslimonade

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

brus m (definite singular brusen, indefinite plural brus, definite plural brusene) (countable or uncountable)

  1. soda, pop (carbonated water, both US), fizzy drink (UK), (carbonated) soft drink

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From bruse (verb); a shortening of the earlier term bruslimonade,

NounEdit

brus m (definite singular brusen, indefinite plural brusar, definite plural brusane) (countable or uncountable)

  1. soda, pop (carbonated water, both US), fizzy drink (UK), (carbonated) soft drink

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PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *brusъ.

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NounEdit

brus m inan

  1. whetstone, hone

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *brusъ.

PronunciationEdit

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brȗs m (Cyrillic spelling бру̑с)

  1. whetstone, grindstone

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • brus” in Hrvatski jezični portal

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

See the verb brusa.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

brus

  1. noise; the sound of waves, wind, streaming water
    du som stillar havens brus, deras böljors brus och folkens larm.
    Which stilleth the noise of the seas, the noise of their waves, and the tumult of the people. (Psalms 65:7)
  2. (technology) noise (not signal)
    vitt brus
    white noise

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Tok PisinEdit

NounEdit

brus

  1. tobacco; cigar