Brandenburg

geographical name
Bran·​den·​burg | \ ˈbran-dən-ˌbərg How to pronounce Brandenburg (audio) , ˈbrän-dən-ˌbu̇rk \

Definition of Brandenburg

1 region and former province of northeast central Germany
2 state of eastern Germany bordering on Poland; capital Potsdam area 11,219 square miles (29,057 square kilometers), population 2,578,300
3 city in eastern Germany population 88,760

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“Brandenburg.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Brandenburg. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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