Bruges

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French Bruges, from Old French, from Old Dutch Bruges, Bruggas, Brugias, probably from brugga (bridge), ultimately from Proto-Germanic *brugjǭ. Doublet of bridge and Brigg.

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /bɹuːʒ/, enPR: bro͞ozh
  • Rhymes: -uːʒ
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Proper noun[edit]

Bruges

  1. The capital city of West Flanders province, Belgium.
  2. A city and town in Gironde, Aquitaine, region of Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French Bruges, from Old French, from Old Dutch Bruges, Bruggas, Brugias, probably from brugga (bridge), ultimately from Proto-Germanic *brugjǭ.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Bruges f

  1. Bruges (the capital city of West Flanders province, Belgium)

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Old French Bruges, from Old Dutch Bruges, Bruggas, Brugias, probably from brugga (bridge), ultimately from Proto-Germanic *brugjǭ.

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Bruges m

  1. Bruges (the capital city of West Flanders province, Belgium)

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Bruges m

  1. Bruges (a commune and town in the Gironde department, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France)

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French Bruges, from Old French, from Old Dutch Bruges, Bruggas, Brugias, probably from brugga (bridge), ultimately from Proto-Germanic *brugjǭ.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • Hyphenation: Bru‧ges

Proper noun[edit]

Bruges

  1. Bruges (the capital city of West Flanders province, Belgium)