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Burgundian

[ber-guhn-dee-uh n]
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adjective
  1. of or relating to Burgundy or its people.
noun
  1. a native or inhabitant of Burgundy.

Origin of Burgundian

First recorded in 1570–80; Burgundy + -an
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  • The Burgundian kingdom was united with the Frankish from 534.

    The Formation of Christendom, Volume VI

    Thomas W. (Thomas William) Allies

  • This ended the combat, the Burgundian being pronounced victor.

  • It was not through the process of Burgundian unification that Belgium became a nation.

    Belgium

    Emile Cammaerts

  • Out of fourteen councillors, two only were Germans and three of Burgundian origin.

    Belgium

    Emile Cammaerts

  • Hapsburgian dynastic principles had conquered Burgundian traditions.

    Belgium

    Emile Cammaerts


British Dictionary definitions for burgundian

Burgundian

adjective
  1. of or relating to Burgundy or its inhabitants
noun
  1. a native or inhabitant of Burgundy
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