meaning of Brier

Brier meaning in General Dictionary

the white heath Erica arborea

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  • A plant with a slender woody stem bearing stout prickles specially types of Rosa Rubus and Smilax
  • tangled size of prickly plants
  • a thorny stem or twig
  • Eurasian rose with prickly stems and fragrant leaves and bright red plants followed by scarlet hips
  • an extremely prickly woody vine of east usa growing in tangled public having difficult round stems with shiny leathery leaves and small greenish plants accompanied by groups of inedible shiny black colored berries
  • evergreen treelike Mediterranean shrub having fragrant white plants in huge terminal panicles and difficult woody origins used to make cigarette pipes
  • Alt. of Briar

Brier meaning in Names Dictionary

Heather.
Name Origin: French
Name Gender: Female


Brier meaning in Etymology Dictionary

"thorny shrub, heath," 1540s, variant of center English brere, from Old English brer (Anglian), br

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  • particular tobacco pipe launched to England c.1859 making from reason behind a certain shrub, 1868, from French bruy

Brier meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) Alt. of Briar