Brussel

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Grote Markt, Brussel
Grand Place, Brussels

From Broekzele, from broek 'marsh' + zele 'thatching, settlement'

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Brussel n

  1. Brussels (capital city of the EU, Brabant (former duchy and former province), Flanders, Wallonia (modern regions) and Belgium)
  2. (figuratively) any of the above legal entities decreeing from Brussels.
  3. short for Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest, the smallest of Belgium's three federative regions

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch Brussel.

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Brussel f (invariable)

  1. Brussels

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Brussel

  1. Brussels (capital of Belgium)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Brussel

  1. Brussels (capital of Belgium)