brand

[ brand ]
/ brænd /

noun

verb (used with object)

Origin of brand

before 950; Middle English, Old English: burning, a burning piece of wood, torch, sword; cognate with Dutch brand, German Brand, Old Norse brandr; akin to burn1

Related forms

brand·er, nounbrand·less, adjectivenon·brand, adjectivere·brand, verb (used with object)

Definition for brand (2 of 2)

Brand

[ brand ]
/ brænd /

noun

Oscar,born 1920, U.S. folk singer, born in Canada.
a male given name.
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British Dictionary definitions for brand (1 of 2)

brand

/ (brænd) /

noun

verb (tr)

Derived Forms

branding, nounbrander, noun

Word Origin for brand

Old English brand-, related to Old Norse brandr, Old High German brant; see burn 1

British Dictionary definitions for brand (2 of 2)

Brand

/ (brænd) /

noun

Russell, born 1975, English comedian and television presenter
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