Bourges


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Bourges

 (bo͝orzh)
A city of central France south-southeast of Orléans. It was a Roman provincial capital under Augustus and the site of a notable university that was founded by Louis XI in 1463 but abolished during the French Revolution.

Bourges

(French burʒ)
n
(Placename) a city in central France. Pop: 72 480 (1999)

Bourges

(burʒ)

n.
a city in central France: cathedral. 80,379.
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One lived in Normandy, another at Bourges, a third (with whom we have here to do) flourished in Alencon, and doubtless the South possesses others.
He of Bourges had emigrated; he of Touraine hid himself; he of Alencon fought in La Vendee and "chouanized" somewhat.
We take him to the other side of the French frontier, and offer him hospitality at Bourges.
Yes, he has not much to complain of; Bourges is the capital of Charles VII.
Tis true; he gave my place in the nation of Normandy to little Ascanio Falzapada, who comes from the province of Bourges, since he is an Italian.
From thence we went to Bourges, were I had a tunic of flame-colored silk and a very fine pair of shoes with tassels of silk and drops of silver.
Location of works, place of delivery supplies or performance: land DGA DGA Techniques (TT) - Bourges main site and Site angers 18021 Bourges
SOMEWHERE in a vineyard between Tours and Bourges, in the middle of France, there are a pair of rather expensive sunglasses.
Bourges was also the dividing line between the Vichy government and unoccupied France in World War Two, with the marshes used to hide resistance ghters who moved from shed to shed at night with the help of allotment holders.
DALLAS, July 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Publicis Dallas has hired Santiago Bourges Waldegg as vice president/digital creative director reporting to Shon Rathbone, executive creative director.
In addition, the company has begun works on the 1,000 sq metres extension of Saint Doulchard in Bourges which is fully pre-let and scheduled to open in summer 2013, the company said in its report for the quarter ended September 30.
D'autres "organisations" sont interessees par l'achat du bien et "c'est l'eveque de Bourges qui decidera", a ajoute le cure.