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Wiktionary

  1. brothers(Noun)

    male siblings

  2. brothers(Noun)

    males of negro descent, or supporters of equal rights

  3. brothers(Noun)

    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. Brothers(Noun)

    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
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say brothers in sign language?

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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. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan:

    Our brothers, who in the past suffered mass deportations, were able to return to their homelands after many years. Unfortunately they ... have been seriously impacted by (recent) developments there, turkey is closely following the situation of our brothers.

  2. Dwyane Wade:

    That's the toughest thing is players, one, you want to be out there competing, and, two, you see you're brothers struggling out there and going through this you want to get out there and, three, you never want anybody to come out there and go right back out. So it's always a tough position to be in.

  3. Manuel L. Quezon:

    The Latin American people believed and feel that we Filipinos form part of that vast family, the children of Spain. Thus, although Spain ceased to govern those countries many years ago and although another nation is sovereign in the Philippines, those Latin-American peoples feel themselves as brothers to the people of the Philippines. It is the Spanish language that still binds us to those peoples, and the Spanish language will bind us to those peoples eternally if we have the wisdom and patriotism of preserving it.

  4. Marlon Jackson:

    Oh, we definitely would have come and talked to them about the situation ... to protect our brother, hes not here no more. Hes passed, and, were his brothers, were supposed to do this.

  5. Mark Simon:

    After that, the entire mission of that newspaper group was one thing : get them( the brothers) back to Hong Kong.

Images & Illustrations of brothers

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