burgh[bʉrg; Scot bu′rə]
burgh definition by Webster's New World
- Brit. a borough
- in Scotland, an incorporated or chartered town
Origin: ME: Scottish variant, variety of borough
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burgh definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A chartered town or borough in Scotland.
Origin: Scots, variant of borough.