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  1. Belgium, officially the Kingdom of Belgium, is a federal monarchy in Western Europe. It is a founding member of the European Union and hosts the EU's headquarters as well as those of several other major international organisations such as NATO. Belgium covers an area of 30,528 square kilometres and has a population of about 11 million people.
  2. Belgium is a village in Vermilion County, Illinois, United States. It is part of the Danville, Illinois Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 466 at the 2000 census.
  3. Belgium is a village located in the Town of Belgium in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 2,245 at the 2010 census.
  4. Belgium is a town in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 1,513 at the 2000 census. The Village of Belgium is located within the town. The unincorporated communities of Decker, Holy Cross, Lake Church, and Sauk Trail Beach are located in the town. The unincorporated community of Dacada is located partially in the town.
  5. Belgium is an unincorporated community in Taylor County, West Virginia, United States.
  6. BELGIUM is a Postal Code.

There are other places with in their name, like Belgium Township, City status in Belgium, German-speaking Community of Belgium, Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium.

People

  1. Belgium a.k.a. Bjorn Jiskoot Jr. is an American film actor and writer.
  2. Belgium a.k.a. Pawinee Buranacheewawilai is the contestant of the reality show Dance Your Fat Off.

There are other people with in their name, like Martina Belgium, Albert I of Belgium, Baudouin of Belgium, Philippe of Belgium, Albert II of Belgium, Leopold I of Belgium, Leopold II of Belgium, Marie José of Belgium, Leopold III of Belgium, Queen Paola of Belgium and many others.

Writings

  1. "Belgium" is a book by George William Thomson Omond.
  2. "Belgium" is a book by Margot Lyon.
  3. "Belgium" is a book by Bas Berend Bakker.
    • also known as "Belgium: statistical appendix"
  4. "Belgium" is a book by Claude Evrard Aldington Andrews.
  5. "Belgium" is a book by Jacques Van Offelen.
    • also known as "Belgium, the world's meeting place"

There are many other writings with this title.

Miscellanea

  1. Belgium a.k.a. Belgium national football team: The Belgian national football team has represented Belgium in association football since 1904. It is controlled by the Royal Belgian Football Association, the governing body for football in Belgium and a founding member of the international federations FIFA and UEFA. The majority of Belgium's home matches are held at the King Baudouin Stadium in Brussels. Former national team player Marc Wilmots is the current manager. Since 1906, the side has been commonly referred to as the Red Devils.
    • also known as Belgium Men's National Football Team, Belgium Mens National Football Team, Belgium Football Team, Belgium Mens Football Team, Belgium Men's Football Team, Belgium National Soccer Team, Belgium Men's National Soccer Team, Belgium Mens National Soccer Team, Belgium Soccer Team, Belgium Mens Soccer Team, Belgium Men's Soccer Team
  2. Belgium during the interwar period refers to the period between the end of World War I in 1918 and the invasion and occupation of Belgium by Nazi Germany in World War II in 1940. Belgium was occupied by the Germans, except for a small area behind the Yser river, here king Albert I stayed at La Panne. Belgium regained its lost territories with the Armistice of 1918 and the withdrawal of German forces under Governor-general Ludwig Freiherr von Falkenhausen. Belgium received the territory of Eupen-Malmedy from Germany in the Treaty of Versailles and also received the colony of Ruanda-Urundi from the former German colonial empire.
  3. Belgium: The Kingdom of Belgium existed as an independent state from 1831 to 1914 until being occupied by the German Empire in 1914. An independent Belgium was created as a result of the Belgian Revolution against Dutch rule by the United Kingdom of the Netherlands. During this period Belgium developed itself as a European power and created a colonial empire in Africa.

Phrases with Belgium

  1. New Belgium Aster
  2. capital of belgium

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Belgium

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Google previewHandbook of Research on European Business and Entrepreneurship (2008)

Towards a Theory of Internationalization by Leo Paul Dana

Belgium is a Member of a large number of international organizations, such as the UN, ILO, WTO, IMF/World Bank, OECD, EU and NATO. Brussels is the...

Despite its small size, Belgium is an important player in international trade. In 2004 ...

Google previewPutnam's Magazine (1908)

An Illustrated Monthly of Literature, Art and Life

Though Belgium is a neutral state, and ...

Google previewPutnam's Monthly (1908)

Though Belgium is a neutral state, and ...

Google previewLetters from Abroad to Kindred at Home (1841)

by Catharine Maria Sedgwick

Belgium is a perfect garden. Between Brussels and Liege, a distance of sixty miles, we did not see, over all the vast plain, one foot of unused earth. There are crops of wheat, rye, oats, beans, and peas, and immense cabbage plantations, with ...

Google previewThe Privileges and Immunities of International Organizations in Domestic Courts (2013)

by August Reinisch

Section II explains that Belgian courts only recognize an international organization's immunity insofar as this immunity is based on a treaty to which Belgium is a party. For an international organization to avail itself of its immunity, this treaty has ...

Google previewFinance and Governance of Capital Cities in Federal Systems (2009)

by Enid Slack, Rupak Chattopadhyay

Belgium is a small country and Brussels is the largest and most central city. THE BELGIAN FEDERAL CONTEXT The...

Belgium is a federation made up oflanguage Communities and territorial Regions. The country could therefore be ...

Google previewBusiness Law Guide to Belgium (2003)

by Van Bael & Bellis (Firm)

Belgium is a constitutional and parliamentary monarchy. It became independent in 1830 and has been a unitary state for 140 years. Its political structure has however changed dramatically in the last 3 to 4 decades. Firstly ...

Google previewGlobal Agricultural Marketing Management (1997)

by Steve Carter

Despite its small population, Belgium is a promising market for tropical produce of high quality. ln 1992, the total value of fresh...

Nevertheless, due to its position, Belgium is an important entreport for neighbouring countries: it lies between the ...

Google previewJuvenile Justice Systems (2002)

International Perspectives by John Winterdyk

Area: Belgium is a small country with an area of 30.514 sq. km., located in between the Netherlands. Germany and France. Its capital city. Brussels, also hosts the European Commission and the European Parliament, and can therefore also be ...

Google previewYouth policy in Belgium (2014)

by Gazela Pudar, Leena Suurpää, Howard Williamson, Manfred Zentner

Belgium is a top-performing country in terms of the quality of its educational system. The average student scored 506 out of 600 in reading ability according to the latest PISA student-assessment programme, higher than the OECD average.

Google previewInternational Business Practices (1993)

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS Belgium is a member of the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property (patents, trademarks, commercial names, utility models and industrial designs) as well as the European Patent ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Reformed Churches (1999)

by Benedetto, Guder, Mckim

Although in some countries religious practice is minimal, the people of northern Europe are affiliated with Christian churches: Belgium (75 percent) and Luxembourg (96 percent) are predominantly Roman Catholic; Denmark (88 percent), ...

Google previewThe Polo Encyclopedia, 2d Ed. (2015)

by Horace A. Laffaye

Olympic Games, continued 1920 Ostend, Belgium. Dates: July 25–31. Venue: Wellington Hippodrome. Four teams entered: England United States Belgium Spain Lt.-Col. T.P. Melvill Capt. Arthur Harris Maurice Lysen Duque Hernando de ...

Google previewKnights Templar Encyclopedia (2007)

The Essential Guide to the People, Places, Events, and Symbols of the Order of the Temple by Karen Ralls

Belgium. Templar House: Westvleteren (Flanders)—A small Templar banking house and strongroom that was dependent on the larger Templar House of Ypres in medieval times. 247 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Monasticism (2013)

by William M. Johnston

in the southern Low Countries (present-day Belgium) and soon afterward were known in Germany, Switzerland, the northern Low Countries (present-day Netherlands), and northern France. They never ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Cold War (2013)

by Ruud van Dijk, William Glenn Gray, Svetlana Savranskaya, Jeremi Suri, Qiang Zhai

But by 1958 Belgium had little choice butto recognizethat its“model colony” was a flimsy construct. Althoughthe Congolese were long dissatisfied with Belgian paternalism,politics in theCongowere highly fractured. Unlike Ghana, whereKwame ...

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Quotes about Belgium

The success of the Allies in the west was in a measure offset by Teutonic victories in the east. When the invasion of Belgium began, Russia made immediate efforts to counteract by invasion of East Prussia. (Kelly Miller)
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Scrabble value of B3E1L1G2I1U1M3

The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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