variants or less commonly steenbrass
plural steenbras or steenbrases also steenbrass or steenbrasses
: any of several southern African marine sparid food and sport fishes: such as
: biskop

Word History


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

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“Steenbras.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jun. 2024.

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