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Origin of brady-
WORDS THAT USE BRADY-
What does brady- mean?
Brady- is a combining form used like a prefix meaning “slow.” It is used in scientific and medical terms, especially in pathology.
Brady- comes from the Greek bradýs, meaning “slow, heavy.”
Examples of brady-
One example of a medical term you may be familiar with that features the combining form brady- is bradycardia, “a slow heartbeat rate.”
The first part of the word, brady-, means “slow.” What about the –cardia part of the word? Well, -cardia, from the Greek word for “heart,” refers to heart anomalies. Bradycardia, then, literally translates to “slow heart.”
What are some words that use the combining form brady-?
What are some other forms that brady- may be commonly confused with?
Unrelated to the combining form brady- is the given name Brady, which originates as an Irish surname.
How to use Brady in a sentence
Tom Brady, the prettiest of pretty boys, leads the Patriots.‘A Gronking to Remember’ Speed Read: 8 Naughtiest Bits|Emily Shire|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
If Justin Bieber were Tom Brady's son, Brady would most likely be unable to afford his weekly allowance.Justin Bieber Isn’t Even 21, Yet Makes More Money Than Meryl Streep|Amy Zimmerman|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 2013, Brady signed a $57 million dollar deal with the Patriots for being the best at what he does.Justin Bieber Isn’t Even 21, Yet Makes More Money Than Meryl Streep|Amy Zimmerman|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hell, even Tom Brady has admitted to man-crushing on Derek Jeter.The Captain’s Log: Derek Jeter’s Lady-Killing Past, From ‘Yeah, Jeets!’ to Gift Baskets|Emily Shire|September 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That same year, Clinton awarded Brady the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest award given to civilians.Jim Brady, Reagan’s Gentle ‘Bear’ Who Roared Back to Life After Being Shot|Eleanor Clift|August 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hugh Brady, appointed by patent in 1563, was a purely Protestant bishop.Ireland Under the Tudors, Vol. II (of 3)|Richard Bagwell
Brady had made many trips to Venus, spending considerable time among the colonies.
Our party consisted of Cragley, Brady, three of the crew, four other passengers and myself.
Brady and I had become friends during the trip, having spent many hours together.
He took his brady blade in hand;Long time the partridge foe he sought.The Book of Humorous Verse|Various