Beek


Beek

Infobox Settlement
official_name = Beek





mapsize = 280px
subdivision_type = Country
subdivision_name = Netherlands
subdivision_type1 = Province
subdivision_name1 = Limburg
area_footnotes = (2006)
area_total_km2 = 21.00
area_land_km2 = 21.00
area_water_km2 = 0.00
population_as_of = 1 January, 2007
population_note = Source: CBS, [http://statline.cbs.nl/ Statline] .
settlement_type = Municipality
population_total = 16710
population_density_km2 = 796
timezone = CET
utc_offset = +1
timezone_DST = CEST
utc_offset_DST = +2

Beek (Pronunciation|125 Beek.ogg) is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands.

Population centres

*Beek
*Geverik
*Groot Genhout
*Kelmond
*Klein Genhout
*Neerbeek
*Spaubeek

Maastricht Aachen Airport is located in the municipality of Beek.

External links

* [http://www.gemeentebeek.nl Official Website]


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  • beek — /beek/, Scot. and North Eng. v.t., v.i. 1. to bask or warm in the sunshine or before a fireplace, stove, or bonfire. 2. (of wood) to season by exposure to heat. n. 3. Obs. the act of basking or warming by a fire. [1200 50; ME beken, akin to BAKE… …   Universalium

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