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Brussels Explained

brussels at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['brʌsəlz]

Brussels at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

the capital city of Belgium in the centre of the country, from which the business of the European Union and NATO is run//

brussels at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:

e extens

Brussels at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

City (pop., 1996: 136,000), capital of Belgium. Part of the Brussels Capital Region (pop., 1996 est.: 948,000), one of the three regions into which Belgium is divided, it lies on the Senne River, a tributary of the Schelde. The village began on an island in the Senne and ultimately became a holding of the dukes of Brabant. In 1530 it became the capital of the Netherlands, which was then under Habsburg control. Part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands from 1815, it became a center of Belgian rebellion in 1830 and then the capital of Belgium. An important industrial and commercial center, it is the headquarters of both NATO and the European Union.

Brussels at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:

id, ape-man,

Brussels at Dutch => English Of Explained:

Brussels [brɵsəls]
Brussels

Brussels at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Brussels \Brus"sels\, n.
A city of Belgium, giving its name to a kind of carpet, a
kind of lace, etc.

{Brussels carpet}, a kind of carpet made of worsted yarn
fixed in a foundation web of strong linen thread. The
worsted, which alone shows on the upper surface in drawn
up in loops to form the pattern.

{Brussels ground}, a name given to the handmade ground of
real Brussels lace. It is very costly because of the
extreme fineness of the threads.

{Brussels lace}, an expensive kind of lace of several
varieties, originally made in Brussels; as, Brussels
point, Brussels ground, Brussels wire ground.

{Brussels net}, an imitation of Brussels ground, made by
machinery.

{Brussels point}. See {Point lace}.

{Brussels sprouts} (Bot.), a plant of the Cabbage family,
which produces, in the axils of the upright stem, numerous
small green heads, or ``sprouts,'' each a cabbage in
miniature, of one or two inches in diameter; the
thousand-headed cabbage.

{Brussels wire ground}, a ground for lace, made of silk, with
meshes partly straight and partly arched.

Brussels at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

Brussels
n : the capital and largest city of Belgium; seat of the North
Atlantic Treaty Organization [syn: {Bruxelles}, {Belgian
capital}, {capital of Belgium}]

Brussels at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Inter: wikipedi » a

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK|US Inter: IPA » /ˈbɹʌsəlz/

Proper noun

Inter: en-proper nou » n
  • The capital of Belgium.
    1. Inter: idiomati » c The European Union.

      Derived terms

      * Brussels sprout

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » capital of Belgium

  • Afrikaans: Inter: t- » af|Brussel
  • Albanian: Inter: t+ » sq|Brukseli
  • Amharic: Inter: t- » am|ብሩክሴል|sc=Ethi
  • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|بروكسل|m|tr=bruksel
  • Aragonese: Inter: t- » an|Bruselas
  • Aramaic: Inter: tø » arc|ܒܪܘܟܣܠ|tr=brwksel
  • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|Բրյուսել|tr=Bryusel
  • Asturian: Inter: t- » ast|Bruseles
  • Azeri: Inter: t- » az|Brüssel
  • Basque: Inter: t+ » eu|Brusela
  • Belarusian: Inter: t- » be|Горад Брусель
  • Breton: Inter: t- » br|Brusel
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|Брюксел
  • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|Brussel·les
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|布魯塞爾|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|布鲁塞尔|tr=Bùlǔsài'ěr|sc=Hani
  • Cornish: Inter: t- » kw|Brusselas
  • Crimean Tatar: Inter: tø » crh|Brüksel
  • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|Brusel
  • Danish: Inter: t- » da|Bruxelles
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|Brussel|n
  • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|Bruselo
  • Estonian: Inter: t+ » et|Brüssel
  • Faroese: Inter: t- » fo|Brussel
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|Bryssel
  • Inter: ttbc » vls: Inter: tø » vls|Brussel
  • Franco-Provençal: Inter: tø » frp|Brussèles
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|Bruxelles|f
  • Galician: Inter: t+ » gl|Bruxelas
  • Georgian: Inter: t- » ka|ბრიუსელი|tr=briuseli|sc=Geor
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Brüssel|n
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|Βρυξέλλες|f|tr=Vrikséles
  • Haitian Creole: Inter: tø » ht|Briksèl
  • Hebrew: Inter: t- » he|בריסל|tr=Brisel
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|Brüsszel
  • Icelandic: Inter: t+ » is|Brussel
  • Ido: Inter: t- » io|Bruxel
  • Interlingua: Inter: t- » ia|Brussel
  • Irish: Inter: t+ » ga|Bruiséil|f|alt=an Bhruiséil
  • Italian: Inter: t- » it|Bruxelles|f
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|ブリュッセル|tr=Buryusseru
  • Javanese: Inter: t- » jv|Brussel
  • Jèrriais: Inter: tø » roa-jer|Bruxelles|f
  • Kazakh: Inter: t- » kk|Бруссел|sc=Cyrl
  • Komi: Inter: tø » kv|Брюссель|sc=Cyrl
  • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|브뤼셀|tr=beuruisel|sc=Hang
  • Kurdish: Inter: t+ » ku|Bruksel|sc=ku-Arab
  • Ladino: Inter: tø » lad|Bruselas
  • Latin: Inter: t- » la|Bruxellae
  • Latvian: Inter: t- » lv|Brisele
  • Ligurian: Inter: tø » lij|Bruxelles
  • Limburgish: Inter: t- » li|Brussel
  • Lingala: Inter: t- » ln|Bruxelles
  • Lithuanian: Inter: t- » lt|Briuselis

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Low German: Inter: t- » nds|Brüssel
    • Luxembourgish: Inter: t+ » lb|Bréissel
    • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|Брисел|tr=Brísel
    • Malagasy: Inter: t- » mg|Brussel
    • Malay: Inter: t- » ms|Brussels
    • Malayalam: Inter: t- » ml|ബ്രസല്‍സ്|sc=Mlym
    • Maltese: Inter: t- » mt|Brussel
    • Manx: Inter: t- » gv|Yn Vrussyl
    • Marathi: Inter: t- » mr|ब्रसेल्स|sc=Deva
    • Mongolian: Inter: t- » mn|Брюссель|sc=Cyrl
    • Nahuatl: Inter: t- » nah|Bruxelah
    • Nauruan: Inter: t- » na|Brussels
    • Navajo: Inter: tø » nv|Bwasel
    • Neapolitan: Inter: tø » nap|Bruxelles
    • Norwegian: Inter: t+ » no|Brussel
    • : Nynorsk: Inter: t- » nn|Brussel
    • Novial: Inter: tø » nov|Bruxelles
    • Occitan: Inter: t- » oc|Brussèlas
    • Old English: Inter: t- » ang|Brysel
    • Ossetian: Inter: tø » os|Брюссель
    • Persian: Inter: t+ » fa|بروکسل|tr=bruksel
    • Piedmontese: Inter: tø » pms|Brussel
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|Bruksela|f
    • Portuguese: Inter: t- » pt|Bruxelas
    • Quechua: Inter: t- » qu|Brussel
    • Romanian: Inter: t+ » ro|Bruxelles
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|Брюссель|m|tr=Brjussél’
    • Samogitian: Inter: tø » sgs|Briuselis
    • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|A' Bhruiseal
    • Serbo-Croatian:
    • : Cyrillic: Inter: t- » sh|Брисел|m|sc=Cyrl
    • : Roman: Inter: t- » sh|Brisel|m, Inter: t- » sh|Bruxelles|m Inter: qualifier » Croatia
    • Sicilian: Inter: t- » scn|Bruxelles
    • Silesian: Inter: tø » szl|Bruksela
    • Slovak: Inter: t- » sk|Brusel
    • Slovene: Inter: t+ » sl|Bruselj|alt=Brúselj|m
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|Bruselas|f
    • Swahili: Inter: t- » sw|Brussels
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|Bryssel|n
    • Tamil: Inter: t- » ta|பிரசல்ஸ்
    • Thai: Inter: t- » th|บรัสเซลส์|tr=bàràtsen
    • Tibetan: Inter: t- » bo|པུའུ་ལུའུ་སེར
    • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|Brüksel
    • Ukrainian: Inter: t- » uk|Брюссель
    • Uyghur: Inter: t- » ug|بريۇسسېل|tr=briussel
    • Venetian: Inter: tø » vec|Borseła
    • Vietnamese: Inter: t- » vi|Bruxelles
    • Volapük: Inter: t- » vo|Brussel
    • Walloon: Inter: t- » wa|Brussele
    • Welsh: Inter: t- » cy|Brwsel
    • West Frisian: Inter: t- » fy|Brussel
    • Yiddish: Inter: t- » yi|בריסל
    • Zazaki: Inter: qualifier » Southern Zazaki Inter: tø » zza|Bruksel


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » id: (Kota) Brusel, Inter: t- » id|Brussel


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Category: Category:en:Capital cities -
    Category: Category:en:Exonyms -
    Translation: cs » Brussels
    Translation: de » Brussels
    Translation: et » Brussels
    Translation: el » Brussels
    Translation: es » Brussels
    Translation: eo » Brussels
    Translation: eu » Brussels
    Translation: fr » Brussels
    Translation: id » Brussels
    Translation: it » Brussels
    Translation: hu » Brussels
    Translation: no » Brussels
    Translation: pl » Brussels
    Translation: ro » Brussels
    Translation: fi » Brussels
    Translation: sv » Brussels
    Translation: uk » Brussels