- Lake of, a lake in SE Bern canton in Switzerland. 11.5 sq. mi. (30 sq. km).
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I am sailing on the lake of Brienz on a day golden with sunbeams.
In the evening we were rowed across the Lake of Brienz to the Giessbach, the regular sight of the locality.Nasby in Exile
David R. Locke
The inhabitants of Eblingen, a village on the borders of the Lake of Brienz, hunt him vigorously.Everyday Objects
W. H. Davenport Adams
There has been a 238 landslip at the Lake of Brienz, and everything is in an uproar.Letters of Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy from Italy and Switzerland
Between Thun and Brienz lies the little village fitly called from its position Interlachen (between the lakes).From the Lakes of Killarney to the Golden Horn
Henry M. Field