- a mountain pass in the Alps, on the border between Italy and Austria. 4494 feet (1370 meters) high.
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- a pass over the E Alps, between Austria and Italy. Highest point: 1372 m (4501 ft)
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Word Origin and History for brenner pass
historical route over the Alps between Germany and Italy, from Breuni, name of a people who lived near there, perhaps Celtic.
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