British Dictionary definitions for bru (2 of 2)
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Brew; a margin, a brink: 'that lake is too shallow to fish from the brews': from the Irish bru, same sound and meaning.English As We Speak It in Ireland|P. W. Joyce
BRU, an old house-painter who lived in a garret in the same tenement-house as the Coupeaus, where he starved with cold and hunger.A Zola Dictionary|J. G. Patterson
But there was one man who formed the exception, and that was Bru, the shepherd.The Works of Guy de Maupassant, Volume IV (of 8)|Guy de Maupassant
Father Bru hardly heard what she said but talked on, half to himself.
Father Bru followed Gervaise into the room, and the two expostulated with the madman.