bratwurst etymology

English word bratwurst comes from Proto-Indo-European *bʰébʰrus (Beaver.), German braten

Detailed word origin of bratwurst

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*bʰébʰrus Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Beaver.
braten German (deu) (transitive, or, intransitive) to pan-fry. (transitive, or, intransitive) to roast; to grill; to broil.
*brēdô Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Flesh, meat. Muscle.
brāto Old High German (goh)
brāte Middle High German (gmh)
Bratwurst German (deu) (now, only, _, regional) a smoked sausage, made of raw Brät, which is eaten cold or cooked in water. A sausage which has been or is suited to be fried or grilled; a bratwurst.
bratwurst English (eng) A small pork sausage, usually served fried.

Words with the same origin as bratwurst

Descendants of *bʰébʰrus
Descendants of braten