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bourg

Syllabification: bourg
Pronunciation: /bo͝orɡ/

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of bourg in English:

noun

historical
1A town or village under the shadow of a castle.
1.1A French market town.

Origin

French, from late Latin burgus 'castle' (in medieval Latin 'fortified town'), ultimately of Germanic origin and related to borough.

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