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(ˈmɪdəlˌbɜːɡ; Dutch ˈmɪdəlbyrx)
(Placename) a city in the SW Netherlands, capital of Zeeland province, on Walcheren Island: an important trading centre in the Middle Ages and member of the Hanseatic League; 12th-century abbey; market town. Pop: 46 000 (2003 est)


(ˈmɪd lˌbɜrg)

a city in the SW Netherlands. 39,152.
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Emeritus Bishop Paride Taban will, in May, receive the Freedom of Worship Award, one of the Four Freedoms Awards presented annually by the Roosevelt Foundation in Middelburg, Netherlands.
Summary: MIDDELBURG, Netherlands, July 27, 2010, SPA -- A 14-year-old Dutch sailor will be allowed to launch a risky attempt to become the youngest person to sail solo around the world, a court said Tuesday, clearing her for an adventure that could begin within two weeks.