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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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Breughel

/ˈbrɔɪɡəl/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of Brueghel
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