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Bourg

Bourg is the English burg, burgh, and borough; German Burg), related to the Germanic root *bergan "to protect, shelter"; and may refer to:

Contents

  • Wine 1
  • Places in France 2
  • Place in Switzerland 3
  • Place in the United States 4
  • People with the surname 5
  • See also 6

Wine

Places in France

Place in Switzerland

Fribourg is the capital of the Swiss canton of Fribourg. Its German name is Freiburg as it is for the Freiburg in Germany. Frei-burg means free "bourg", a free fort, then a free town. There is no word «fri...» in French, free is «libre». The Italian name is Friburgo or Friborgo.

Place in the United States

People with the surname

See also

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