What does brothers mean?

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Wiktionary

  1. brothersnoun

    male siblings

  2. brothersnoun

    males of negro descent, or supporters of equal rights

  3. brothersnoun

    persons, particularly males, connected by a common cause or situation

    "The marvelous new militancy which has engulfed the Negro community must not lead us to a distrust of all white people, for many of our white brothers, as evidenced by their presence here today, have come to realize that their destiny is tied up with our destiny." uE000101830uE001 Martin Luther King Jr. (1963)

  4. Brothersnoun

    plural of Brother, but may include female individuals

Webster Dictionary

  1. Brothers

    of Brother

  2. Brothers

    of Brother

Freebase

  1. Brothers

    Brothers is a 2004 Danish drama film directed by Susanne Bier and written by Bier and Anders Thomas Jensen. It stars Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Connie Nielsen and Ulrich Thomsen. The film was remade as an American production with the same title, directed by Jim Sheridan.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'brothers' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2941

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'brothers' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2144

How to pronounce brothers?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of brothers in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of brothers in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of brothers in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    I love all of you, my brothers, all of you, my sisters.

  2. Benjamin Netanyahu:

    This wave of attacks is expected to continue, jews deserve security in every country, but we say to our Jewish brothers and sisters, Israel is your home.

  3. Mateen Cleaves:

    I just thank God, Ive been waiting for this day for four years, the Manley brothers are lifesavers, to save my life, the way they did.

  4. Sheriff Larry Ashley:

    Our hearts are broken to learn of the death of Deputy Bill Myers. Florida's law enforcement officers risk their lives daily to protect others, and any act of violence against these brave heroes is shameful and cowardly. My wife, Ann, and I send our sincerest condolences to Deputy Myers' family and brothers and sisters in Florida's law enforcement community.

  5. Dina LaPolt:

    They are brothers. They refer to each other as brothers and they even fight like brothers.

Images & Illustrations of brothers

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