Brieg

Brieg may refer to:

  • Brzeg (German name Brieg), in Silesia, Poland
    • Duchy of Brzeg, a duchy of Silesia from 1311 – 1675
  • Briec (Breton name Brieg), a town in Brittany
  • Saint-Brieuc (Breton name Sant-Brieg), commune in the Côtes-d'Armor Department in Brittany in north-western France
  • Brig, Switzerland

Other articles related to "brieg":

George I, Duke Of Brieg
... George I, Duke of Brieg (Brzeg) (Polish Jerzy I brzeski 1481/83 – 30 May 1521), was a Duke of Legnica during 1488-1505 (with his brother as co-ruler) and of Brzeg (Brieg) since 1505 until his death ...
Henry X Of Haynau - Life
... In 1443 both received Brieg from Elisabeth of Brandenburg, Duchess of Legnica-Brieg ... In 1450 they pledged Brieg, this time to their maternal uncle, Duke Nicholas I of Opole ...
Brzeg - History - History
... In 1595 Brieg was again fortified by Joachim Frederick of Brieg and Liegnitz ... Upon the extinction of the last duke George William of Legnica in 1675, Brieg came under the direct rule of the Habsburgs ... Brieg and most of Silesia were annexed by Prussia after that state's victory ...
Louis II, Duke Of Brieg
... Louis II of Brieg (1380/85 – 30 May 1436), was a Duke of Brzeg (Brieg) from 1399 (until 1400 with his older brother as a co-ruler) and Duke of Legnica from 1413 ...