nuraghe

noun nu·ra·ghe \nüˈrägā\

Definition of nuraghe

plural

nuraghi

\-gē\ or

nuraghes

  1. :  a large stone structure of Sardinia built in the shape of a truncated cone and held to date from the bronze age the nuraghi … are easily the equal of the sphinx in mystery and grandeur — P. E. Deutschman

nuraghic

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of nuraghe

Italian (Sardinian dialect), perhaps from Nura, Nurra, locality in Nuoro province, central Sardinia, Italy


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