Definition of Bruegel in English:

Bruegel

(also Breughel, Brueghel)

proper noun

  • 1The name of a family of Flemish artists.

    1. 1.1Pieter(c.1525–69); known as Pieter Bruegel the Elder. He produced landscapes, religious allegories, and satires of peasant life. Notable works: "The Procession to Calvary" (1564)
    2. 1.2Pieter Bruegel the Younger(1564–1638), son of Pieter Bruegel the Elder; known as Hell Bruegel. A copyist of his father's work, he is also noted for his paintings of devils.
    3. 1.3Jan(1568–1623), son of Pieter Bruegel the Elder; known as Velvet. He was a celebrated painter of flower, landscape, and mythological pictures.

Pronunciation:

Bruegel

/ˈbroiɡəl/