Breton is a Race in The Elder Scrolls series.
Bretons feel an inborn, instinctive bond with the mercurial forces of magic and the supernatural. Many great sorcerers have come from the home province of High Rock, and in addition to their quick and perceptive grasp of spellcraft, enchantment and alchemy, even the humblest of Bretons can boast a resistances to spells.
Starting Skill bonuses in Skyrim:
Magic Resistant: 25% Magic Resistance