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Wengen (vĕngˈən) [key], mountain resort, Bern canton, S central Switzerland, in the Bernese Alps. It is a summer and winter recreation area. The nearby Wengern Alp vĕngˈərn älp, at 6,160 ft (1,878 m), has a beautiful view of the Jungfrau peak.

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