half-brother - Definition in the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Russian translation of “half-brother”

See all translations

half-brother

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈhɑːfˌbrʌðər/
a brother who is the son of only one of your parents
единокровный брат, сводный брат
Family relations in general
Translations of “half-brother”
in Korean 이복 형제…
in Arabic أخّ غَير شَقيق…
in Portuguese meio-irmão…
in Catalan germà per part de pare/mare…
in Japanese 腹違いの兄弟…
in Italian mezzo fratello, fratellastro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 同父異母(或同母異父)的兄弟…
in Turkish üvey erkek kardeş…
in Chinese (Simplified) 同父异母(或同母异父)的兄弟…
in Polish brat przyrodni…
(Definition of half-brother from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “half-brother” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

cup tie

a game between two teams trying to win a cup (= prize), especially in football

Word of the Day

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More