Bergen

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English[edit]

Bergen city

Etymology 1[edit]

From Norwegian Bergen, from Old Norse Bjǫrgvin (meadow between the mountains).

Proper noun[edit]

Bergen

  1. A port city in Norway
    Bergen, in Hordaland county, is Norway's second-largest city.
  2. A Catholic diocese named after the above see.
  3. A city/hamlet in North Dakota.
Translations[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Bergen

  1. A town and village in New York.
  2. One of two towns in Wisconsin.

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Plural of berg (mountain).

Proper noun[edit]

Bergen n

  1. Mons city, in Hainaut, Belgium
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Norwegian Bergen, from Old Norse Bjǫrgvin (meadow between the mountains), cognate with Dutch berg (mountain) [cfr. etymology 1], German Berg (mountain), etc.

Proper noun[edit]

Bergen n

  1. Bergen, a port city in Norway
Derived terms[edit]

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Norwegian Bergen, from Old Norse Bjǫrgvin (meadow between the mountains).

Proper noun[edit]

Bergen

  1. Bergen, a port city in Norway

German[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Cognate with Dutch berg (mountain) [cfr. etymology 2], German Berg (mountain), etc.

Proper noun[edit]

Bergen n

  1. A city in Hesse
  2. A town on Rügen island in the Ostsee
  3. The Belgian city Mons, in the former countship Hennegau (and modern Hainaut province)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Norwegian Bergen, from Old Norse Bjǫrgvin (meadow between the mountains), cognate with Dutch berg (mountain) [cfr. etymology 1], German Berg (mountain), etc.

Proper noun[edit]

Bergen n (genitive Bergens)

  1. Bergen, a port city in Norway

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

Bergen

  1. dative plural of Berg

Norwegian[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Bjǫrgvin (meadow between the mountains), cognate with Dutch berg (mountain), German Berg (mountain), etc.

Proper noun[edit]

Bergen

  1. A port city and municipality in Hordaland, Norway

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