Bant vs Brant - What's the difference?
As a noun bant
As a proper noun brant is
Origin uncertain but similar to brandgas (sheldrake).
Any of several wild geese, of the genus Branta'', that breed in the Arctic, but especially the brent goose, ''Branta bernicla .
From (etyl) brant. Cognate with Scots brent, Icelandic brattr .
(dialectal) Steep, precipitous.
(Scotland) smooth; unwrinkled
- Grapes grow on the brant rocks so wonderfully that ye will marvel how any man dare climb up to them.
- Your bonnie brow was brent .
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