meaning of Brabant

Brabant meaning in Etymology Dictionary

area in eastern Belgium (in dark ages a lot more substantial), from Old High German brahha "newly broken land" (see break (v.)) + bant "region."

Brabant - German to English


Sentence Examples with the word Brabant

John summoned the representatives of the cities of the duchy to Louvain to announce to them the marriage of his daughter and heiress Jeanne of Brabant to Wenceslaus duke of Luxemburg, and he offered them liberal concessions in order to secure their assent to the change of dynasty.

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