Bourges

[ boorzh ]
/ burʒ /

noun

a city in and the capital of Cher, in central France: cathedral.

Definition for bourges (2 of 2)

Cher

[ shair; French sher ]
/ ʃɛər; French ʃɛr /

noun

a river in central France, flowing NW to the Loire River. 220 miles (355 km) long.
a department in central France. 2820 sq. mi. (7305 sq. km). Capital: Bourges.
a female given name.
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Bourges

/ (French burʒ) /

noun

a city in central France. Pop: 72 480 (1999)

British Dictionary definitions for bourges (2 of 2)

Cher

/ (French ʃɛr) /

noun

a department of central France, in E Centre region. Capital: Bourges. Pop: 312 277 (2003 est). Area: 7304 sq km (2849 sq miles)
a river in central France, rising in the Massif Central and flowing northwest to the Loire. Length: 354 km (220 miles)
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