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burgh

 (bûrg)
n.
A chartered town or borough in Scotland.

[Scots, variant of borough.]

burgh

(ˈbʌrə)
n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Scotland) a town, esp one incorporated by charter, that enjoyed a degree of self-government until the local-government reorganization of 1975
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) an archaic form of borough1
[C14: Scottish form of borough]
burghal adj

burgh

(ˈbɜr oʊ, ˈbʌr oʊ, ˈbɜr ə, ˈbʌr ə)

n.
1. (in Scotland) an incorporated town having some degree of political independence.
2. Archaic. borough.
[1350–1400; late Middle English (Scots); see borough]
burgh′al, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.burgh - a borough in Scotland
borough - an English town that forms the constituency of a member of parliament
Translations

burgh

[ˈbʌrə] N (Scot) → villa f

burgh

n (Scot) → freie Stadt