Brocken

Brocken, or Blocksberg, the highest peak (3740 ft.) of the Harz Mts., cultivated to the summit; famous for a “Spectre” so called, long an object of superstition, but which is only the beholder's shadow projected through, and magnified by, the mists.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Brochs * Brockhaus, Friedrich Arnold
Britton, John
Brixton
Broad Arrow
Broad Bottom Ministry
Broad Church
Broads, The Norfolk
Brob`dingnag
Broca, Paul
Brochant de Villiers
Brochs
Brocken
Brockhaus, Friedrich Arnold
Brocoliando
Brodie, Sir Benjamin
Brodie, William
Broglie, Albert
Broglie, Charles Victor, Duc de
Broglie, Victor François, Duc de
Broke, Sir Philip Bowes Vere
Bromberg
Brome, Alexander

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Brocken in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable