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Breughel

[broi-guh l, broo-; Flemish brœ-guh l] /ˈbrɔɪ gəl, ˈbru-; Flemish ˈbrœ gəl/
noun
1.
Pieter the Elder
[pee-ter;; Flemish pee-tuh r] /ˈpi tər;; Flemish ˈpi tər/ (Show IPA),
("Peasant Breughel") c1525–69, Flemish genre and landscape painter.
2.
his sons, Jan
[yahn] /yɑn/ (Show IPA),
("Velvet Breughel") 1568–1625, and Pieter the Younger, (“Hell Breughel”), 1564–1637?, Flemish painters.
Also, Breugel, Brueghel, Bruegel.
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British Dictionary definitions for Breughel

Breughel

/ˈbrɔɪɡəl/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of Brueghel

Brueghel

/ˈbrɔɪɡəl; Flemish ˈbrøːxəl/
noun
1.
Jan (jɑn). 1568–1625, Flemish painter, noted for his detailed still lifes and landscapes
2.
his father, Pieter (ˈpiːtər), called the Elder. ?1525–69, Flemish painter, noted for his landscapes, his satirical paintings of peasant life, and his allegorical biblical scenes
3.
his son, Pieter, called the Younger. ?1564–1637, Flemish painter, noted for his gruesome pictures of hell
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