brant

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noun \ˈbrant\

Definition of brant

plural

brant

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brants

  1. :  a small goose (Branta bernicla) about the size of a mallard having a black head, neck, and chest

Origin and Etymology of brant

Middle English brand gos


Brant

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biographical name \ˈbrant\

Definition of Brant

  1. Joseph 1742–1807 Thayendanegea Mohawk Indian chief


Brant

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geographical name \ˈbrant\

Definition of Brant

  1. city in southeastern Ontario, Canada population 35,638


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