Dictionary.com

Brno

[ br-naw; English bur-noh ]
/ ˈbr nɔ; English ˈbɜr noʊ /
Save This Word!

noun
a city in S Moravia, in the SE Czech Republic: former capital of Moravia.
QUIZ
TEST YOUR MERIT ON THESE NEW WORDS IN 2021
The Dictionary added new words and definition to our vast collection, and we want to see how well-versed you are in the formally recognized new lingo. Take the quiz!
Question 1 of 8
What does JEDI stand for?
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help
German Brünn.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

How to use Brno in a sentence

  • Of late years a demand has been made for a second university to be located at Brno (Brnn), the capital of Moravia.

  • He first proceeded to Brnn (or Brno), the capital of Moravia.

    The Story of Prague|Count Francis Ltzow

British Dictionary definitions for Brno

Brno
/ (ˈbɜːnəʊ, Czech ˈbrnɔ) /

noun
a city in the Czech Republic; formerly the capital of Moravia: the country's second largest city. Pop: 375 000 (2005 est)German name: Brünn
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK