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  1. Bergen is a city and municipality in Hordaland on the west coast of Norway. As of 17 June 2012, the municipality had a population of 265,700 and Greater Bergen had a population of 390,900, making Bergen the second-largest city in Norway. The municipality covers and area of 465 square kilometers and is located on the peninsula of Bergenshalvøyen. The city center and northern neighborhoods are located on Byfjorden and the city is built around the Seven Mountains. Many of the extra-municipal suburbs are located on islands. Bergen is the administrative center of Hordaland and consists of eight boroughs—Arna, Årstad, Åsane, Bergenhus, Fana, Fyllingsdalen, Laksevåg and Ytrebygda.
  2. Bergen is a town in the north of Celle district on the Lüneburg Heath, in Lower Saxony, Germany. Administratively it acts as a municipal borough divided into 12 subordinate parishes based on the town and its surrounding villages: Becklingen, Belsen, Bergen, Bleckmar, Diesten, Dohnsen, Eversen, Hagen, Hassel, Offen, Sülze and Wardböhmen. Bergen-Belsen concentration camp was located in the area of Belsen.
  3. Bergen is a municipality and a town in the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. Its North Sea beaches make it a popular destination for tourists, especially Germans. In 2001, the municipality was expanded to include the former municipalities of Egmond and Schoorl.
  4. Bergen is a municipality in the district of Traunstein in Bavaria, Germany.
  5. Bergen is a town in Genesee County, New York, United States. The town is in the northeast corner of the county. There is also a village of Bergen in the town. The population was 3,120 at the 2010 census.
  6. Bergen is a municipality in the Weißenburg-Gunzenhausen district, in Bavaria, Germany.
  7. Bergen is a city in McHenry County, North Dakota in the United States. The population was seven at the 2010 Census. It is part of the Minot Micropolitan Statistical Area. Bergen was founded in 1905 and named after Bergen, Norway.
  8. Bergen is a village near Neuburg an der Donau, in Neuburg-Schrobenhausen, in Oberbayern, in Bavaria. The place is known locally as Baring. It is part of the municipality of Neuburg an der Donau.
  9. Bergen is a town in Vernon County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 1,317 at the 2000 census. The unincorporated community of Pleasant Valley is located in the town.
  10. Bergen is a town in Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States. It is part of the Wausau, Wisconsin Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 615 at the 2000 census. The unincorporated community of Moon is located partially in the town.
  11. Bergen is a former town in Hesse, Germany. Presently, it is part of Bergen-Enkheim, a borough of Frankfurt. It was the location of the Battle of Bergen.

There are other places with Bergen in their name, like Bergen Point, North Bergen, Bergen County, Bergen Aan Zee, Bergen Op Zoom, Bergen Auf Rügen, Bergen an Der Dumme, University of Bergen, Bergen Community College, Bergen Catholic High School.

People

  1. Bergen a.k.a. Bergen Williams: Laura Lynn "Bergen" Williams is an American actress. She is best known for playing Alice Gunderson, the maid for the Quartermaine family on the ABC soap opera, General Hospital. She has also made appearances on shows such as NYPD Blue, The Drew Carey Show and 7th Heaven.
  2. Bergen is one of the most successful Turkish singers and a pioneer in the Turkish arabesque genre. When she was 17, she quit her job at a Turkish post office so that she could pursue her dream of performing on stage. Her personal life was influential in her gloomy sound and led to her success. Her husband threw nitric acid on her face resulting in blindness in her right eye. Despite this, she continued singing and chose to cover the blind eye with her long hair. This event added more depth to her songs and resulted in her songs being sung with pain and sorrow. She has been called the "Woman of Pain.
    • also known as Belgin Sarılmışer, Acıların kadını
    • born on (54 years ago) in Mersin
    • nationality: Turkey
    • Marriage with Halis Serbes between and (4 years)
    • died on (24 years ago) in Pozantı of murder
    • genre: Arabesque
    • albums: "Son Ağlayışım", "Garibin Çilesi Mezarda Biter", "Giden Gençliğim", "Yıllar Affetmez", "İstemiyorum", "Sevgimin Bedeli", "Onu da Yak Tanrım", "Acıların Kadını", "İnsan Severse", "Kardeşiz Kader", "Şikayetim Var", "En Güzel Eserleriyle Unutulmayan Bergen"
    • filmography: "Acıların Kadını"
    • official website: www.last.fm/music/Bergen/+images/600585

There are other people with Bergen in their name, like Bergen Kay, Bob Bergen, Joe Bergen, Ned Bergen, Bill Bergen, Kris Bergen, Lucy Bergen, Paul Bergen, Timm Bergen, Avril Bergen and many others.

Group

Bergen is a musical group.

  • album: "Gegenteil von Stadt"

There are other groups with Bergen in their name, like Bergen Big Band, The Cadets of Bergen County and Van Bergen & Gert-Jan Prins & Fennesz.

Character

Bergen is a fictional character from the 2012 film Total Recall.

Music

"Bergen" is a musical EP of Bömbers.

Films

  1. "Bergen" is a 2009 fiction short film written and directed by Andrius Blaževičius.
  2. "Bergen" is a 1943 documentary short film written and directed by Harry Ivarson.
    • country: Norway
    • language: Norwegian Language
    • written by Harry Ivarson
    • genre: Documentary
    • released on (70 years ago)

Miscellanea

Bergen is a surname. Some Mennonite Bergen families immigrated to Russia when Catherine the Great of Russia issued a Manifesto in 1763 inviting all Europeans to come and settle various pieces of land within Russia, especially in the Volga River region.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Bergen

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Google previewMass Mediauras (1996)

Form, Technics, Media by Samuel Weber

Bergen means to rescue, to recover, to secure, to harbour, to conceal. Ent- is used in German verbs to connote [...] a change from an existing situation. It can mean 'forth' or 'out' or can connote change that is the negating of a former condition.

Google previewMonument to Joseph Warren (1905)

its origin, history and dedication, 1894-1904 by Joseph Warren Monument Association, Boston, Mass

The word Bergen means a place of safety, "the place of the hill." Communipaw, settled in 1630, comprised all the lands now in Hudson County, and was named in honor of its first manager, Michael Pauw, formerly a burgomaster of Amsterdam  ...

Google previewAmerica and Her Problems (2007)

by Paul-Henri-Benjamin Estournelles De Constant, George Raper

The railroad from Christiania to Bergen is a great feat, both materially and financially. One wonders how so small a passenger and freight traffic can pay for such a costly undertaking. Moreover, these are lines that do not follow the great current ...

Google previewTerm Reports in the Court of King's Bench (1827)

by Charles Durnford, Great Britain. Court of King's Bench, Sir Edward Hyde East

A sentence of condemnation of a British ship (which had been captured by a French privateer and carried into Bergen in Norway) by the French Consul at Bergen is an illegal sentence.— Il after such a sentence the owner repurchase bis ship ...

Google previewBombers, Bank Accounts, and Bleedout (2008)

Al-Qa-ida's Road in and Out of Iraq by Brian Fishman

Peter Bergen is a Schwartz senior fellow at the New America Foundation in Washington D.C; an Adjunct Lecturer at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University; a research fellow at New York Universityʹs Center on Law and ...

Google previewThe Question Concerning Technology, and Other Essays (1982)

by Martin Heidegger

Bergen means to rescue, to recover, to secure, to harbor, to conceal. Enl- is used in German verbs to connote in one way or another a change from an existing situation. It can mean "forth" or "out" or can connote a change (hat is the negating of ...

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)

by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)

BERGEN, anciently Bergi, a city of Norway, the capital of Bergenhuus. It is the see of a ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Historical Archaeology (2002)

by Charles E. Orser Jnr

set up an excavation unit in Bergen, with a new generation of archaeologists taking over the fieldwork. In 1994, the ...

Google previewLondon encyclopaedia; or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature and practical mechanics (1829)

comprising a popular view of the present state of knowledge by Thomas Tegg

BERGEN, anciently Bergi, a city of Norway, the capital of Bergeuhuus. It is the see of a ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Humor Studies (2014)

by Salvatore Attardo

Doris Bergen found that, contrary to the humor level exhibited by the younger age group in earlier studies, the younger gifted age group were already ...

Google previewThe Film Encyclopedia 7e (2013)

by Ephraim Katz, Ronald Dean Nolen

Bergen is perhaps ...

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Quotes about Bergen

Hard work never killed anybody, but why take a chance? (Edgar Bergen)
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Scrabble value of B3E1R1G2E1N1

The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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