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[bran-doh] /ˈbræn doʊ/
Marlon, 1924–2004, U.S. actor. Unabridged
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  • On a declivity towards the sea, is the beautiful stalactite cavern of Brando, not long since discovered.

    Wanderings in Corsica, Vol. 1 of 2 Ferdinand Gregorovius
  • During his incarceration Brando had taught himself English, which he now spoke almost fluently.

  • Brando was an ardent admirer of Rudyard Kipling, and could, I verily believe, have passed an examination in most of his works.

  • He follows it with the vindictive "Infin, che un Brando vindice" (In fine a swift, unerring blade).

  • Bigemark came to the carriage door to offer his congratulations, and our taciturn coachman informed us we were at Brando.

British Dictionary definitions for Brando


Marlon. 1924–2004, US actor; his films include On the Waterfront (1954) and The Godfather (1972), for both of which he won Oscars, Last Tango in Paris (1972), Apocalypse Now (1979), A Dry White Season (1989), and Don Juan de Marco (1995)
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