Definition of brae noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

brae

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BrE BrE//breɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//breɪ//
 
(Scottish English)
 
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(often in place names) a steep slope or hill Word Origin Middle English: from Old Norse brá ‘eyelash’. Compare with brow, in which a similar sense development occurred.

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