Liège

Liège, a town in Belgium and capital of the Walloons, in a very picturesque region at the confluence of the Ourthe with the Meuse, the busiest town in Belgium and a chief seat of the woollen manufacture; it is divided in two by the Meuse, which is spanned by 17 bridges; it is the centre of a great mining district, and besides woollens has manufactures of machinery, and steel and iron goods.

Population (circa 1900) given as 160,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Liebig, Baron von * Liegnitz
Libri-Carrucci, Count
Libya
Lichfield
Lichtenberg, Georg Christoph
Licinius, Caius
Lick Observatory
Lictor
Liddell, Henry George
Liddon, Henry Parry
Liebig, Baron von
Liège
Liegnitz
Lifeguards
Lightfoot, John
Lightfoot, Joseph Barber
Ligny
Liguori, St. Alphonse Maria di
Ligurian Republic
Li Hung Chang
Lilburne, John
Lilith

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Liège in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable