Vlierden

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Vlierden
Coat of arms of Vlierden
Coat of arms
Coordinates: 51°26′44″N 5°45′29″E / 51.44556°N 5.75806°E / 51.44556; 5.75806
Country Netherlands
Province North Brabant
Municipality Deurne
Population (2008) 1,382
Location of Deurne in North Brabant

Vlierden is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Deurne, about 20 km east of Eindhoven.

Vlierden was a separate municipality until 1926, when it merged with Deurne en Liessel to form the new municipality "Deurne".[1]

The spoken language is Peellands (an East Brabantian dialect, which is very similar to colloquial Dutch).[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten, KNAW, 2006.
  2. ^ Jos & Cor Swanenberg: Taal in stad en land: Oost-Brabants, ISBN 9012090105

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Coordinates: 51°27′N 5°46′E / 51.450°N 5.767°E / 51.450; 5.767