steenbras

noun steen·bras \ˈstēnˌbras\
variants: less commonly

steenbrass

\ˈstēnˌbras\

Definition of steenbras

plural

steenbras

or

steenbrases

also

steenbrass

or

steenbrasses

  1. :  any of several southern African marine sparid food and sport fishes: such as a :  biskop b :  red steenbras c :  white steenbras

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Origin and Etymology of steenbras

Afrikaans steenbras, from steen stone (from Middle Dutch) + brasem bream, from Middle Dutch brasem, bressem — more at bream


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