britska

noun

brits·​ka
ˈbrichkə,
-itskə
variants or britzska
ˈbrichkə,
-itskə
plural -s
: a long open horse-drawn carriage with a folding top over the rear seat and a front seat facing the rear

Word History

Etymology

German Britschka, Britzka, from Polish bryczka, perhaps modification of German Barutsche, Birutsche barouche

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“Britska.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/britska. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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