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The House of Bourbon was the dynasty that ruled France in the centuries prior to the French Revolution; Bourbon dynasties also ruled other European monarchies, most notably Spain. It is said of the Bourbons that "they remebered everything, and learned nothing".

Bourbon whiskey is an alcoholic drink produced in the United States.

A Bourbon biscuit is a sweet biscuit (cracker), taking a sandwich form, with two chocolate-flavoured biscuits and a chocolate fondant filling.