What does briery mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. barbed, barbellate, briary, briery, bristled, bristly, burred, burry, prickly, setose, setaceous, spiny, thornyadjective

    having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.

    "a horse with a short bristly mane"; "bristly shrubs"; "burred fruits"; "setaceous whiskers"

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Brieryadjective

    Rough; thorny; full of briers.

    Etymology: from brier.


  1. Briery

    Briery is a village in Cumbria, England.


  1. briery

    Briery refers to a place, typically a piece of land, covered with briers, dense shrubs or prickly bushes. It can also refer to anything related to or resembling briers.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Brieryadjective

    full of briers; thorny

  2. Brierynoun

    a place where briers grow


  1. Briery

    Briery is a village in Cumbria, England.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Briery is ranked #153769 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Briery surname appeared 106 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Briery.

    95.2% or 101 total occurrences were White.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of briery in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of briery in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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