Definition of Breys
1. brey [v] - See also: brey
Lexicographical Neighbors of Breys
breys (current term)
Literary usage of Breys
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. English Heraldry by Charles Boutell (1867)
"Barnacles, breys. An instrument used in breaking horses. ... breys. No. 217.—Baron's Coronet Chapel, Windsor, and repeatedly represented there : No. 216. ..."
2. Heraldry, Ancient and Modern: Including Boutell's Heraldry by Charles Boutell, S. T. Aveling (1890)
"... Barnacles or breys.—A description of horse-curb used in breaking the animal. This charge may be borne closed or extended. (Nos. 213 and 214). No. 213. ..."
3. Archaeologia Cornu-Britannica; Or, An Essay to Preserve the Ancient Cornish ...by William Pryce by William Pryce (1790)
"SOL, alone; alfo, a long time; fol a breys, ... fol a breys, is alfo lately, ... fol a breys, who me fold a ..."
4. Archaeologia Cornu-Britannica: Or, an Essay to Preserve the Ancient Cornith ...by William Pryce by William Pryce (1790)
"SOL, alone-, alfo, a long time-, fol a breys, ... fol a breys, is alfo lately, ... loi a breys, who me fold a ..."