Examples from the Web for brest
Riahi lived in France for four years, beginning at the age of two, while her father was trained in Brest as a hydrologist.A Woman Blogger’s Scoop Helped Save Tunisia From Islamists|Thomas A. Bass|April 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Writer-director Brest worked at Bronx State Hospital during college where he observed the behaviors of various patients.A Look Back at ‘Gigli,’ the Infamous Bennifer-Starring Film, on Its 10th Anniversary|Marlow Stern|August 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Now we realized that the special train from Brest had arrived.Paris Vistas|Helen Davenport Gibbons
They are forwarded to Brest, Rennes, and even to Havre; it is the industry of the place, and a large business is done with them.Over Strand and Field|Gustave Flaubert
Two or three friends will accompany me, and my intention was to start for Brest or Le Havre to-night.Petticoat Rule|Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
Another body has been stationed in Flanders, and two thousand dragoons are to embark at Brest.
In this capacity he commanded at Brest, during the first eighteen months of the present war.Memoirs of the Court of St. Cloud, Complete|Lewis Goldsmith
British Dictionary definitions for brest
Word Origin and History for brest
city in France, from Celtic, from bre "hill." The city in Belarus is from Slavic berest "elm." Part of Lithuania from 1319, it thus was known, for purposes of distinguishing them, as Brest Litovsk until 1921.