Williamsburg

geographical name
Wil·​liams·​burg | \ ˈwil-yəmz-ˌbərg How to pronounce Williamsburg (audio) \

Definition of Williamsburg

1 city in southeastern Virginia north-northwest of Newport News population 14,068

Note: Williamsburg was the capital of Virginia from 1699 to 1780 and is the site of a large-scale restoration called Colonial Williamsburg.

2 neighborhood bordering the East River in northern Brooklyn, New York

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