brochure vs folder what difference

what is difference between brochure and folder

English

Etymology

1748, from French brochure (stitched work), from brocher (to stitch), from Old French brochier (to pierce), from broche (awl), from Vulgar Latin brocca, from Latin broccus (pointy-toothed). Cognate to broach.

Pronunciation

  • (US) IPA(key): /bɹoʊˈʃʊɚ/, /bɹoʊˈʃɝ/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈbɹəʊ.ʃə(ɹ)/
  • Rhymes: -ʊə(ɹ)

Noun

brochure (plural brochures)

  1. A booklet of printed informational matter, like a pamphlet, often for promotional purposes.

Translations

See also

  • advertisement
  • booklet
  • catalogue, catalog
  • circular
  • flier, flyer
  • handbill
  • junk mail
  • leaflet
  • pamphlet
  • prospectus

References


Danish

Etymology

Borrowed from French brochure.

Noun

brochure c (singular definite brochuren, plural indefinite brochurer)

  1. brochure, pamphlet

Declension

References

  • “brochure” in Den Danske Ordbog

Dutch

Etymology

Borrowed from French brochure.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˌbrɔˈʃyː.rə/
  • Hyphenation: bro‧chu‧re
  • Rhymes: -yːrə

Noun

brochure f (plural brochures, diminutive brochuretje n)

  1. A brochure, a booklet

Descendants

  • Indonesian: brosur

French

Etymology

From brocher +‎ -ure.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /bʁɔ.ʃyʁ/
  • Homophone: brochures
  • Rhymes: -yʁ

Noun

brochure f (plural brochures)

  1. brocade
  2. needlework
  3. brochure, booklet, pamphlet

Descendants

  • Danish: brochure
  • Dutch: brochure
  • English: brochure

Further reading

  • “brochure” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).


English

Etymology

From fold +‎ -er.

Pronunciation

  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈfoʊɫdɚ/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈfəʊldə/
  • Rhymes: -əʊldə(ɹ)

Noun

folder (plural folders)

  1. An organizer that papers are kept in, usually with an index tab, to be stored as a single unit in a filing cabinet.
  2. (computing) A virtual container in a computer’s file system, in which files and other folders may be stored. The files and subfolders in a folder are usually related.
    Synonym: directory
  3. A machine or person that folds things.
  4. A folding knife, typically a pocketknife.

Descendants

Translations

Anagrams

  • forled, refold, rolfed

Danish

Noun

folder c pl

  1. indefinite plural of folde

Verb

folder

  1. present tense of folde

Dutch

Etymology

Borrowed from English folder.

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: fol‧der
  • Rhymes: -ɔldər

Noun

folder m (plural folders, diminutive foldertje n)

  1. (folded) leaflet with information or advertising

Derived terms


Indonesian

Etymology

From English folder.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɔldər/
  • Hyphenation: fol‧dêr

Noun

foldêr (first-person possessive folderku, second-person possessive foldermu, third-person possessive foldernya)

  1. folder
    1. (computing) A virtual container in a computer’s file system, in which files and other folders may be stored.
      Synonym: direktori
    2. An organizer that papers are kept in, usually with an index tab, to be stored as a single unit in a filing cabinet.
      Synonym: map

Further reading

  • “folder” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) Daring, Jakarta: Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia, 2016.

Norwegian Bokmål

Verb

folder

  1. present of folde

Polish

Etymology

From English folder.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɔl.dɛr/

Noun

folder m inan

  1. (computing) folder
    Synonym: katalog

Declension


Portuguese

Alternative forms

  • fôlder

Etymology

From English folder.

Noun

folder m (plural folders or folderes (rare))

  1. (Brazil) leaflet (small piece of paper with information)
    Synonym: panfleto

Serbo-Croatian

Etymology

From English folder.

Noun

folder ? (Cyrillic spelling фолдер)

  1. (computing, colloquial) folder
    Synonyms: fascikla, mȁpa

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