beaker folk

plural noun, often capitalized B
variants: or less commonly beaker people \ ˈbēkə(r)-​ \ or beakermen \ -​mən , -​ˌmen \

Definition of beaker folk

: a prehistoric people living in Europe in the early Bronze Age whose culture was characterized by bell beakers buried with their dead in round barrows

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“Beaker folk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beaker%20folk. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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