noun, plural bourgs [boorgz; French boor]. /bʊərgz; French bur/.
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Origin of bourg
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Example sentences from the Web for bourg
My father used to sell old nails at the corner of a boundary stone in the Bourg-Saint-Andeol.The Nabob|Alphonse Daudet
The woman ran out into the Bourg, calling loudly that the Count was slain.
At break of day next morning a cold, heavy mist hung low over Bruges, and in the Bourg everything was shrouded in darkness.
The Bourg is empty and dark, steeped in black shadows at the door of the chapel where the relic has been laid to rest.
The villagers bound and dragged him to the nearest guardhouse at Bourg-la-Reine.The Stones of Paris in History and Letters, Volume I (of 2)|Benjamin Ellis Martin