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Pronunciation of Burghers: Learn how to pronounce Burghers in English correctly

Learn how to say Burghers correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word burgher:

1 archaic or humorous a citizen of a town or city, typically a member of the wealthy bourgeoisie:
the poem is not the sort of thing the sturdy burghers of Manchester would wish to read
2 historical (in southern Africa) an Afrikaans citizen of a Boer Republic.
(in southern Africa) a civilian member of a local militia unit.
3 (Burgher) a descendant of a Dutch or Portuguese colonist in Sri Lanka.

Middle English: from burgh, reinforced by Dutch burger, from burg ‘castle’ (see borough)