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The meaning of Burghers

ˈbɜː.ɡər

Burghers – definition

noun

A citizen of a town or city, typically a member of the wealthy bourgeoisie.

Usage examples:

The poem is not the sort of thing the sturdy burghers of manchester would wish to read
noun

(in southern africa) an afrikaans citizen of a boer republic.

Usage examples:

The company soon abandoned the plan, however, and in 1640 opened the colony to vrij burghers (free …
noun

A descendant of a dutch or portuguese colonist in sri lanka.

Usage examples:

Besides the majority sinhala buddhists, the nation also includes sri lankan tamils, tamils of recen…
noun

A person who lives in a city

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市民

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Burgers, Poorter, Stadsbewoner

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Bourgeois, Citoyen

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Bürger

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बर्गर, नगरवासि

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Borghesi, Cittadino

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버거, 공민

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Горожане, Бюргер, Горожанин

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Burgueses, Ciudadano

Word origin

Middle English: from burgh, reinforced by Dutch burger, from burg ‘castle’ (see borough).

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