Etymology
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brunet (n.)

"dark-complexioned person," generally male, 1890; from the adjective (1887), from French brunet, diminutive of brun "brown," which is from a Germanic source, from Proto-Germanic *brunaz (source also of English brown; from PIE root *bher- (2) "bright; brown").

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Definitions of brunet
1
brunet (n.)
a person with dark (brown) hair;
Synonyms: brunette
2
brunet (adj.)
marked by dark or relatively dark pigmentation of hair or skin or eyes;
Synonyms: brunette
From wordnet.princeton.edu