WHAT IS

A HERBERG

Etymology

From Old Dutch *heribergo, from Proto-Germanic *harjaz (“army”) + *bergô (“shelter”). Corresponds to heir, heer +‎ berg.

Pronunciation

IPA: /ˈɦɛr.bɛrx/

Noun

herberg (plural herberge, diminutive herbergie)

 

Any establishment where travellers can procure lodging, food, and drink.

Translated

Inn, lodge, guest house