Brant
Brant \Brant\, a. [See {Brent}.] Steep. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Synonyms:
, , (Anser bernicia, Bernicia brenta)


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  • Brant — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Berle Brant (* 1989), estnische Fußballspielerin Beth Brant (* 1941), kanadische Schriftstellerin Henry Brant (1913–2008), US amerikanischer Komponist Joseph Brant (1742–1807; Geburtsname Thayendanegea),… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Brant — may refer to:People: * Henry Brant (1913 2008), Canadian born composer, long in U.S. * Joseph Brant (c. 1743 1807), Iroquois leader * Mary Brant (c. 1736 1796), Iroquois leader * Sebastian Brant (1457 1521), a German humanist and… …   Wikipedia

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  • brant — /brant/, n., pl. brants, (esp. collectively) brant. any of several species of small, dark colored geese of the genus Branta, esp. B. bernicla, breeding in high northern latitudes and migrating south in the autumn. Also called brant goose; esp.… …   Universalium

  • brant — [brant] n. pl. brants or brant [< ?] any of a genus (Branta) of wild geese of Europe and North America, including the Canada goose and the barnacle goose; esp., a species ( B. bernicla) found chiefly in the E U.S. and N Canada …   English World dictionary

  • Brant — (br[a^]nt), n. [Cf.{Brand goose}, {Brent}, {Brenicle}.] (Zo[ o]l.) A species of wild goose ({Branta bernicla}) called also {brent} and {brand goose}. The name is also applied to other related species. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Brant — [brant] Joseph (born Thayendanegea) 1742 1807; Mohawk Indian chief: fought for the British in the French and Indian War & the Revolutionary War …   English World dictionary

  • Brant — Brant, Sebastian, berühmter Gelehrter und Dichter, geb. 1457 in Straßburg, gest. daselbst 10. Mai 1521, studierte seit 1475 in Basel Humaniora und Rechtswissenschaft, erwarb daselbst die akademischen Grade und dozierte seit 1489 ebenda als Doktor …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Brant — Brant, Sebastian, geb. 1458 zu Straßburg, 1489 Prof. zu Basel, seit 1501 Rechtskonsulent, später Stadtschreiber zu Straßburg und kaiserl. Rat, gest. das. 10. Mai 1521; bes. bekannt durch sein in fast alle europ. Sprachen übertragenes… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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