See also: Bryce

Old EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-West Germanic *bruki, from Proto-Germanic *brukiz (fissure).

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NounEdit

bryċe m

  1. breaking
    bānes bryċe
    a bone fracture
  2. breach, violation
  3. fragment
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  • Middle English: breche

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Germanic *brukiz (breakable).

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AdjectiveEdit

bryċe

  1. breakable, frail, fleeting
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Etymology 3Edit

From Proto-Germanic *brūkiz (useful).

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brȳċe

  1. useful
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