West Flanders

a) The westernmost province of Belgium and Flanders, with capital Bruges.
b) The larger western part of the historic countship of Flanders, also comprising part of French Flanders (in northern France) and retaining a distinctive type of dialects
See Also: Flanders, East Flanders, French Flanders, South Flanders, West Fleming, West Flemish

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