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Full name's-Hertogenbosch
Official name's-Hertogenbosch
Settlement typeMunicipality
ProvinceNorth Brabant
Total Area35.2 sq mi (91.26 km2)
Land Area32.7 sq mi (84.63 km2)
Water Area2.6 sq mi (6.64 km2)
Total Population136499 (1 January 2008)
Density (pop.)1602/km2 (4149.2/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
- Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)

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's-Hertogenbosch (-nlˌsɛrtoːɣə(n)ˈbɔs-202 s Hertogenbosch-translated in French as Bois-le-Duc, in German as Herzogenbusch, in Spanish as Bolduque, in Italian as Boscoducale and in Latin Silva Ducis-is a municipality in the Netherlands, and also the capital of the province of North Brabant. It is located in the southern Netherlands, some 80 km south of Amsterdam (map).

The Dutch colloquially seldom say 's-Hertogenbosch but rather Den Bosch -nldɛmˈbɔs201 Den Bosch.ogg, which is traditional Dutch for "The Forest".

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