Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. brother, AS. brōðor,; akin to OS. brothar, D. broeder, OHG. pruodar, G. bruder, Icel. brōðir, Sw. & Dan. broder, Goth. brōþar, Ir. brathair, W. brawd, pl. brodyr, Lith. brolis, Lett. brahlis, Russ. brat', Pol. & Serv. brat, OSlav. bratrŭ, L. frater, Skr. bhrātṛ, Zend bratar, brother, Gr. fra`thr fra`twr, a clansman. The common plural is Brothers; in the solemn style, Brethren, OE. pl. brether, bretheren, AS. dative sing. brēðer, nom. pl. brōðor, brōðru,. √258. Cf. Friar Fraternal
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. broðor; cog. with Ger. bruder, Gael. brathair, Fr. frère, L. frater, Sans. bhrátar.
Genifrede shivered at the sight, and her brother threw himself upon her lap.
"The Hour and the Man" by Harriet Martineau
I wonder what difference it would have made between you and me, if we had had a brother.
"Deerbrook" by Harriet Martineau
For her faith in God had been no stronger than her faith in her brother, and her brother had failed her.
"Allison Bain" by Margaret Murray Robertson
I could not get rid of the fact that I hated my brother, and that whosoever hateth his brother is a murderer.
"Roger Trewinion" by Joseph Hocking
He opened the door, and as he did so, the brothers ran out the back way.
"Thirty Indian Legends" by Margaret Bemister
Brother, with principles on one side and brothers on the other, is correspondingly distracted.
"A Confederate Girl's Diary" by Sarah Margan Dawson
Her brother-in-law, Jerry Jackson, was killed by a horse.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States from Interviews with Former Slaves, Arkansas Narratives, Part 4" by Work Projects Administration
The brothers looked longingly at the mass of lumber, but did not dare touch it in the presence of their friend.
"Deerfoot in The Mountains" by Edward S. Ellis
They resented heartily the King's levy of tax upon the poteen which they had learned to make from their adopted Irish brothers.
"Blue Ridge Country" by Jean Thomas
He wrote to his brother Gregory, telling his brother what he had done.
"Ralph the Heir" by Anthony Trollope
I am the sister of him
And he is my brother
He is too little for us
To talk to each other.
"Little" by Dorothy Keeley Aldis
A little longer, brother,
With your fellow-men:
We will meet each other
"Quiet Dead!" by George MacDonald
Loving thus the brother,
How the Father tell?
Go without each other
To your heavenly hell!
"False Prophets" by George MacDonald
There was my brother Spurious,
Spurious was Spurious,
Was four Romans.
"Tenuous and Precarious" by Stevie Smith
If you should find another,
Who has need,
Ask not, "Is this my brother?"
But help with speed.
"Life’s Struggle" by Benjamin Cutler Clark
Feel yourselves as brothers,
Dare to think ye free;
And in dust will shiver
Thrones of tyranny.
"Invocation" by Mathilde Blind
The play focuses on Joseph's sale into slavery by his brothers, his rise to prominence with the pharaoh and a humbling finale with his brothers.
The Manning brothers have nothing on the half brothers Hernández.
"Brother served in World War II, uncle served in World War II, another brother served during the Korean War, and I just felt that I had to do my part, sooner or later ".
Brothers don't shake hands , brothers fish.
When Vyshonn Miller was a little boy, he learned to stick close to his big brother, Percy, as much out of a survivalist instinct as out of brotherly love.
"An Enemy of the People" is the famous play by Henrik Ibsen which proves that water is thicker than blood, pitting brother against brother over a new health spa and a town's future.
To set the scene for the story of Tecumseh and his brother Tenskwatawa, the production team headed to Historic Prophetstown in Battle Ground, Indiana, which was home to the brothers in the early 19th century.
Two teenaged brothers charged in murder of 12-yr-old Autumn Pasquale in N.J. 2 brothers accused of killing NJ girl.
His brother may be buried thousands of miles away, but it hasn't kept Revere's Frank Famiglietti from making the journey to Italy to visit his brother's grave on Memorial Day.
Meri Ka Ra, Brother Yaw EMAIL: Meri Ka Ra: firstname.lastname@example.org Brother Yaw : yaw @kpfk.org Telephone: Meri Ka Ra 323 759-7567 Brother Yaw 323 290-5958.
"Is he a brother, or is he a cornball brother".
The person you should communicate with about your brother's drinking is your brother.
A Chicago jury on Friday convicted Oscar-winner Jennifer Hudson's former brother-in-law of murdering her mother, brother and 7-year-old nephew in what prosecutors' described as an act of vengeance by a jilted husband.
Little brother Bentley is looking for a Big Brother .
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Oregon recently announced the big and little brothers and sisters of the year.
We thank the Perline brothers, Richard and Ron, for motivation and helpful comments.
Part-products of $S$-restricted integer compositions
Such superluminal “phenomena” are reminiscent of the story of Der Hase und der Igel (the race between The Hedgehog and the Rabbit), narrated by the Grimm brothers.
Decoherence: Basic Concepts and Their Interpretation
Part of the development has been done in collaboration with my brother Dr.
Program LMTART for Electronic Structure Calculations
Soon after the transcendental discovery by Meissner of the perfect diamagnetism, as one of the characteristic features of the superconducting state, the London brothers published in 1935 an article entitled ”The electromagnetic equations of the superconductor”.
Superconducting nanostructures fabricated with the STM
Very soon one of the brothers, Heinz London, concluded from the theory that ”a very small superconductor should have a much higher magnetic threshold value than a bulky one”. R.B.
Superconducting nanostructures fabricated with the STM