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EtymologyEdit

Either from Swedish brun or Middle Low German brûn. Cognate to Norwegian brun, Danish brun, Low German bruun, Dutch bruin, English brown, German braun. Ultimately derived from Proto-Germanic *brūnaz, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰruHn-, enlargement of *bʰrew- (shiny, brown)

Further Indo-European cognates: Lithuanian bė́ras (brown), Sanskrit बभ्रु (babhru, reddish-brown)

AdjectiveEdit

pruun (genitive pruuni, partitive pruuni)

  1. brown (color)

DeclensionEdit