[bur-guh n; for 1 also Norwegian ber-guh n]
- Edgar,1903–78, U.S. ventriloquist.
- a city in SW Norway, on the Atlantic Ocean.
- a male given name.
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Examples from the Web for bergen
Robyn: We met each other in Bergen the first time that we were going to record “The Girl and the Robot” for Body Talk.Robyn and Royksopp’s Summertime Soundtrack ‘Do It Again’
May 27, 2014
With apologies to Bergen Evans: Hillary may be through with the past, but the past is not through with Hillary.The Hillary-Haters’ Book Club Will Never Run Out of Things to Read
January 15, 2014
Bergen then goes on to explain why there have been so few successfull attacks, and the reasons are pretty self-evident.Some Useful Terrorism Facts and Figures
April 16, 2013
It is very appropriate that Bergen is the author of this tale.Peter Bergen’s Manhunt: The Decade-Long Hunt for Osama bin Laden
April 29, 2012
I want to ask you about a picture caption in The Bergen Record.MSNBC's Earliest Star
July 21, 2009
Captain Bergen asked himself the question while he was scanning the island.
Captain Bergen was quiet and thoughtful, but the others were in high spirits.
"I hope nothing is going to happen, Mrs. Bergen," said Peter cheerfully.
But what was Mrs. Bergen's reason for wishing to get rid of her?
You saw no one talking with Mrs. Bergen by the kitchen door?
- a large rucksack with a capacity of over 50 litres
- (Norwegian ˈbærɡən) a port in SW Norway: chief city in medieval times. Pop: 237 430 (2004 est)
- (ˈbɛrxən) the Flemish name for Mons
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