Random Word Post – bruin

Brookville, Pennsylvania
March 24, 2016 10:11am CST
I find a random word by flipping through my 2003 The New Webster’s Concise Dictionary and write a quick – often silly – little post about it. # “bruin – A bear. From the Dutch for brown.” But not all bears are brown. It would be like calling apples reds, or oranges …. Are there oranges that – once ripe – aren’t orange? I’m sure there has to be, but that seems really weird.
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@JohnRoberts (69991)
• Los Angeles, California
24 Mar 16
In LA, a Bruin is from UCLA!
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