Definition of Bruges in US English:

Bruges

proper noun

  • A city in northwestern Belgium, capital of the province of West Flanders; population 117,071 (2008). A center of the Flemish textile trade until the 15th century, it is a well-preserved medieval city surrounded by canals.

    Flemish name Brugge

Pronunciation

Bruges

/bruʒ//bro͞oZH/