Son en Breugel (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈsɔn ɛn ˈbrøːɣəl] (listen)) is a municipality in the southern Netherlands just outside Eindhoven. The municipality covers an area of 26.51 km² (10.24 sq mi) of which 0.56 km² (0.22 sq mi) is water. It had a population of 16,904 in 2019. Son en Breugel used to be two different villages: 'Son' and 'Breugel', with the stream the Dommel separating the two villages. Son en Breugel also borders the following larger municipalities: Eindhoven, Meierijstad, Nuenen, Gerwen en Nederwetten, and Best. The spoken language is North Meierijs (an East Brabantian dialect, which is very similar to colloquial Dutch).