Origin of bran
OTHER WORDS FROM branbranner, noun
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This isn’t necessarily a bad thing — bran is full of fiber, protein and other nutrients.A recipe for fighting climate change and feeding the world|Sarah Kaplan|October 12, 2021|Washington Post
In some trials, the elephant snorted up volumes of water, which in some cases had bran mixed in.Newly recognized tricks help elephants suck up huge amounts of water|Sid Perkins|June 3, 2021|Science News
Hulled barley, which has the tough covering removed but not the bran layer underneath, is a lot like freekeh or farro in that it’ll cook up into separate grains.5 hearty grains and how to use them in bowls, salads and even cake|Kari Sonde|February 25, 2021|Washington Post
When you make whole-wheat flour, you mill the entire grain, including the bran.
When the raven-man promises Bran that he will “fly,” does he mean the boy is about to morph into mutant bird as well?
Meanwhile, Bran Co. are moving north to the Wall, driven by one of Bran's visions.Game of Thrones’ ‘The Lion and the Rose’: Joffrey’s Demented, Shocking Royal Wedding|Andrew Romano|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Bran Stark (Isaac Hempstead-Wright) may be one such person, given the level of rapport he has with his direwolf, Summer.
Three-Eyed Raven: A recurring motif in the dreams of Bran Stark that seems to point him towards an as-yet-undetermined path.
Since the events of the show began, the only Starks remaining at Winterfell are Bran and Rickon.
Bran or horse-dung inside was a good thing as a stop-gap, though it added not to the strength of the boiler.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
There was another choke in her voice as she smoothed Judy's old brown dress, and brushed a bit of bran from her face.The Cromptons|Mary J. Holmes
Then sweep it all off, and go over them with a flannel dipped in a mixture of bran and finely powdered whiting.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
The Scarecrow's head was a gunnysack filled with bran, on which the eyes, nose and mouth had been painted.The Tin Woodman of Oz|L. Frank Baum
Fenceviewer the Third, direct descendant of Fenceviewer the First, has acquired the bran habit.The Red Cow and Her Friends|Peter McArthur