thumbnail

Burg Places

Based on the description provided, can you name all of the following places with a name ending in -burg, -burgh, or -bourg?
This list includes places like cities, towns, provinces or states.
Quiz by Gyovhne
Rate:
Last updated: April 13, 2021
First submittedMarch 5, 2021
Times taken23
Average score46.7%
Report this quizReport
5:00
Enter answer here
0
 / 30 guessed
The quiz is paused. You have remaining.
Scoring
You scored / = %
This beats or equals % of test takers also scored 100%
The average score is
Your high score is
Your fastest time is
Keep scrolling down for answers and more stats ...
Description
Place
Germany's third oldest city, named after a Roman emperor
Augsburg
German state that surrounds Berlin, namesake for a famous gate
Brandenburg
City in North Rhine-Westphalia (Germany), at the confluence of the Ruhr and the Rhine rivers
Duisburg
Capital city of Scotland, on the Firth of Forth
Edinburgh
City in Schleswig-Holstein (Germany), on the Danish border, seat of the last government of Nazi Germany
Flensburg
City in Baden-Württemberg (Germany), on the western edge of the Black Forest
Freiburg
Site of the bloodiest battle of the American Civil War
Gettysburg
Second largest city in Sweden, on the Kattegat
Gothenburg
Second largest city in Germany, on the Elbe River
Hamburg
Capital city of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (USA)
Harrisburg
Largest city in South Africa, capital of the Gauteng Province
Johannesburg
Province of the Netherlands, its capital and largest city is Maastricht
Limburg
Province of Belgium, its capital and largest city is Hasselt
Seat of the Court of Justice of the European Union
Luxembourg
The only major city in Virginia (USA) that was not recaptured by the Union before the end of the Civil War
Lynchburg
Capital city of Saxony-Anhalt (Germany), on the Elbe River
Magdeburg
University town in Hesse, Germany, best known for a hemorrhage and fever causing virus named after the city
Marburg
Capital city of the province of Zeeland (Netherlands), a historical center of lens crafting
Middelburg
City in Baden-Württemberg (Germany), near the France-Germany border
Offenburg
City in Lower Saxony (Germany), known is French as Le Vieux-Bourg
Oldenburg
Russian city on the Ural River, near the Kazakh border
Orenburg
Capital and second-largest city in the province of KwaZulu-Natal (South Africa), informally abbreviated to PMB
Pietermaritzburg
Second largest city in Pennsylvania (USA), at the confluence of the on the Allegheny and the Ohio rivers
Pittsburgh
Bavarian city (Germany) on the Danube River, seat of the Imperial Diet of the former Holy Roman Empire
Regensburg
Most populous city in the North West Province of South Africa, Afrikaans for the 'Town of Rest'
Rustenburg
Birthplace of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, on the border between Austria and Germany
Salzburg
Second largest city in Russia, on the Gulf of Finland
St. Petersburg
Second largest city in the Tampa Bay area (Florida, United States), on the Pinellas peninsula
Seat of the European Parliament, on the border between France and Germany
Strasbourg
City in Lower Saxony (Germany), home to the headquarters of the Volkswagen AG
Wolfsburg
City in the Franconia region (northern Bavaria, Germany), home to the Julius Maximilian University
Würzburg
Russian city on the eastern foothills of the Ural Mountains
Yekaterinburg
No comments yet