Bergen-Belsen
geographical name see Belsen

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  • Bergen-Belsen — Ger. /berdd geuhn bel zeuhn/; Eng. /berr geuhn bel seuhn/, n. Belsen. * * * or Belsen Nazi concentration camp near Bergen and Belsen, villages in what was then Prussian Hannover, Germany. Established in 1943 partly as a prisoner of war camp and… …   Universalium

  • Bergen-Belsen —    The concentration camp, which was located in Lower Saxony, was constructed in April 1943 as a detention camp designed to exchange German prisoners for German nationals in Allied countries whom the Reich wanted to repatriate. At the time Bergen …   Historical dictionary of the Holocaust

  • Bergen-Belsen — o Belsen Campo de concentración nazi ubicado cerca de las aldeas de Bergen y Belsen, en lo que por entonces era la provincia de Hannover, en Prusia, Alemania. Establecido en 1943, en parte como un campo de prisioneros de guerra y en parte como un …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Bergen-Belsen — Ber•gen Bel•sen [[t]ˈbɜr gənˈbɛl sən, zən, ˈbɛər [/t]] n. why See under Belsen …   From formal English to slang

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