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Definition of Cromlech
Cromlech Crom"lech (kr[o^]m"l[e^]k), n. [W. cromlech; crom
bending or bent, concave + llech a flat stone; akin to Ir.
A monument of rough stones composed of one or more large ones
supported in a horizontal position upon others. They are
found chiefly in countries inhabited by the ancient Celts,
and are of a period anterior to the introduction of
Christianity into these countries.
Meaning of Cromlech from wikipedia
- A cromlech
(sometimes also spelled
"cromleh" or "cromlêh"; cf Welsh
crom, "bent"; llech, "slate") is a megalithic construction
made of large stone
- The Cromlech
of the Almendres
dos Almendres/Cromeleque na Herdade
dos Almendres) is a megalithic complex
the word as "The French
term, used by some English
authors, for a cromlech
...". The name was supposedly derived
from a Breton language
- The Xerez Cromlech
do Xerez), also known
as the Xarez Cromlech
, is a megalithic complex
that is believed
to date back to the 4th...
- 09132°W / 54.21464; -6.09132 Goward Dolmen
is a megalithic dolmen
or cromlech situated between Hilltown
- The Dolni Glavanak Cromlech
is an oval stone circle located
west of village
Glavanak, some 12 kilometres
from town of Madzharovo...
- The Vale Maria
do Meio Cromlech
is a megalithic stone circle situated
in Évora district
in the Alentejo region
of Portugal. It is believed
to date back...
- Lanyon Quoit
is a dolmen
in Cornwall, England, United
Kingdom, 2 miles southeast
of Morvah. It collapsed
in a storm
in 1815 and was re-erected nine years...
- Dinas Cromlech
is a distinctive rhyolite
at the Llanberis
P****, in Snowdonia, northwest
has a distinctive...
from a selection
of four artists. The general design
by a dragon) is from Erwin Ureel
MBE (originator of the Memorial...
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