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Burgundy

region france

Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), historic region of eastern France, occupying what are now the departments of Côte-d'Or, Saône-et-Loire, Nièvre, and Yonne. It was named for the Burgundians, a Germanic tribe. A rich agricultural region, Burgundy is famous for its wines.

See also: France.

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