Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of or relating to Brittany or its people, language, or culture.
  • noun A native or inhabitant of Brittany.
  • noun A person of Breton ancestry.
  • noun The Celtic language of Brittany.
  • André,French poet and literary theorist. He began to write after World War I, at first linking himself with Dadaism but breaking with that movement to write the first manifesto of surrealism (1924).

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Relating to Brittany or Bretagne, a former province in northwestern France, or to the language of its people.
  • noun A native of Brittany.
  • noun The native language of Brittany; Armoric (which see).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Of or relating to Brittany, or Bretagne, in France.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A person from Brittany.
  • proper noun The Celtic language of Brittany.
  • adjective Of or pertaining to Brittany.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a Celtic language of Brittany
  • noun a native or inhabitant of Brittany (especially one who speaks the Breton language)

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Middle English, from Old French; see Briton.]

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From French Breton.

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