Definitions for "Groningen"
Groningen is the northeasternmost province of the Netherlands with a typical Low Saxon dialect called Gronings (Grönnegs / Grunnegs in Gronings regional language), with local nuances. Nowadays, many inhabitants of the province do not speak the dialect, especially in the city of Groningen where many outsiders have moved.
Groningen is the capital city of the province of Groningen in the Netherlands. It is with a population of 185,000 by far the largest city in that area. Groningen notably boasts a large student population (approximately 40,000).