Most potent of all perhaps in the ultimate result of the conference, was the presence of the French missionary bourg.
In 1070 it was surrounded with walls and became a "bourg" (borough).
Here, for a time, they were left in peace while the victors pillaged the rich palaces in the ancient bourg.
You look very much sprucer than you did the last time you were at bourg.
The bourg and his friends scented the stratagem in turn, and promptly divided themselves likewise.
The day before the bourg was taken Bertulph managed to effect his escape.
It seems to me you've spruced up mightily since the last time you came to the bourg.
The scite of the castle is still visible near the bourg of Montfort.
The prisoners which Roland had made at the grotto of Ceyzeriat had remained but one night in the prison at bourg.
I slept at Lyons, and on the morrow by ten in the morning I was at bourg.