Et tu, Brute?

 (Lat.) "You too, Brutus?" Julius Caesar’s dying words in Shakespeare’s play Julius Caesar (3.1.77).

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  • brute — [ bryt ] n. f. • 1669; brut 1559; de brut 1 ♦ Littér. L animal considéré dans ce qu il a de plus éloigné de l homme. ⇒ bête. « La création est une ascension perpétuelle, de la brute vers l homme, de l homme vers Dieu » (Hugo). 2 ♦ Personne… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Brute (comics) — Brute, in comics, may refer to:*Marvel Comics: **Brute (Hank McCoy), a superhero who is an alternate reality version of the X Men s Beast **Brute (Morlocks), one of the lesser known Morlocks in the main Marvel universe **Brute (Reed Richards),… …   Wikipedia

  • Brute — Brute, a. [F. brut, nasc., brute, fem., raw, rough, rude, brutish, L. brutus stupid, irrational: cf. It. & Sp. bruto.] 1. Not having sensation; senseless; inanimate; unconscious; without intelligence or volition; as, the brute earth; the brute… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • brute force — Brute Brute, a. [F. brut, nasc., brute, fem., raw, rough, rude, brutish, L. brutus stupid, irrational: cf. It. & Sp. bruto.] 1. Not having sensation; senseless; inanimate; unconscious; without intelligence or volition; as, the brute earth; the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Brute Force (musician) — Brute Force (born 1940) is the pseudonym of Stephen Friedland, an American singer and songwriter. He wrote and performed with The Tokens in the 1960s and wrote songs for Peggy March, Del Shannon, The Chiffons and The Cyrkle (to name but a few).… …   Wikipedia

  • Brute — has several meanings:*Brute (anime), a series in development in 2007 by Studio SCANIME. * Brute (song), a 1995 single by the industrial music group KMFDM *Brute (comics), any of several comics characters from Marvel, Atlas/Seaboard and DC Comics …   Wikipedia

  • Brute force — may refer to: * Brute force search, a trivial computer problem solving technique * Brute force attack, a method of defeating a cryptographic scheme by trying a large number of possibilities * Proof by exhaustion or brute force method, a method of …   Wikipedia

  • Brute fact — Brute facts are opposed to institutional facts, in that the former do not require the context of an institution to occur. The term was coined by G. E. M. Anscombe and then popularized by John Searle.For instance, the fact that a certain piece of… …   Wikipedia

  • Brute Bernard — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Brute Bernard Nombres artísticos: Brute Bernard Altura: 6,2 Peso: 250 libras …   Wikipedia Español

  • Brute Force (Jeu) — Brute Force (jeu vidéo) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Brute Force. Brute Force Éditeur Microsoft Game Studios Développeur Digital Anvil Date de sortie …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Brute Force (Jeu Vidéo) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Brute Force. Brute Force Éditeur Microsoft Game Studios Développeur Digital Anvil Date de sortie …   Wikipédia en Français

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