Limburg meaning

lĭm'bûrg', -bœrKH'
A former duchy of northwest Europe. Founded in the 11th century, it was incorporated into the Netherlands in 1815 and divided into the Dutch and Belgian provinces of Limburg in 1839.
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Province of NE Belgium: 935 sq mi (2,422 sq km); cap. Hasselt.
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Province of SE Netherlands: 848 sq mi (2,196 sq km); cap. Maastricht.
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Former duchy occupying the general area of these two provinces.
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