brechan

noun brech·an \ ˈbreḵən \
variants: or less commonly bracken \ˈbrakən\

Definition of brechan

plural -s
:a plaid of the Scottish Highlands

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Origin and Etymology of brechan

Scottish Gaelic breacan, from breac spotted, variegated; akin to Old Irish brec spotted, variegated


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