Meaning of BROWN in English

BROWN

n.

Pronunciation: ' brau ̇ n

Function: adjective

Etymology: Middle English broun, from Old English br ū n; akin to Old High German br ū n brown, Greek phryn ē toad

Date: before 12th century

: of the color brown especially : of dark or tanned complexion

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