"Zijn de Nederlandse hunebedden groter dan die in Engeland?"

Translation:Are the Dutch dolmens bigger than those in England?

3 years ago

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What are dolmens?

3 years ago

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Megalithic tombs.

3 years ago

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Thanks!

3 years ago

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Like this one:

3 years ago

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By the way, the literal meaning of "hunebedden" is "giants' beds". In German, they're called "Hünengräber" (giants' tombs).

3 years ago

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Possibly, but Ireland has the biggest one in Europe.

3 years ago

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There are also many dolmens in Northeast Asia... and Korea has the largest concentration of dolmens in the world.

1 year ago

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ok, good to know what dolmens are. Thanks for the refs!

3 years ago
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