Luxembourg

geographical name
Lux·em·bourg | \ˈlək-səm-ˌbərg, ˈlu̇k-səm-ˌbu̇rk\
variants: German Luxemburg

Definition of Luxembourg 

1 province of southeastern Belgium in Wallonia; capital Arlon area 1706 square miles (4418 square kilometers), population 275,700

2 landlocked country in western Europe between Belgium, France, and Germany; a grand duchy area 999 square miles (2597 square kilometers), population 512,000

3 city and capital of the country of Luxembourg population 95,000

Other Words from Luxembourg

Luxembourger or Luxemburger \-ˌbər-gər, -ˌbu̇r- \ noun
Luxembourgian or Luxemburgian \ˌlək-səm-ˈbər-gē-ən, ˌlu̇k-səm-ˈbu̇r- \ adjective

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