Multilingual Fortification Dictionary

The Multilingual Fortification Dictionary (MFD) contains a illustrated list of fortifications and their translations in multiple languages.

 

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A12b: earthwork, quadrangular with half bastions

earthwork, quadrangular with half bastions
This drawing is created by Chris Weber. © International Fortress Council
Croatian
kvadratno utvrđenje s polubastionima
Czech
čtyřúhelníková šance s půlbastiony
Dutch
schans, vierhoekig, met halve bastions
English
earthwork, quadrangular with half bastions
French
ouvrage quadrangulaire à demi-bastions (une)
German
viereckige, Schanze (f) (= Erdwerk (n)) mit Halbbastionen/ viereckiges Werk (n) mit Halbbastionen (f)
Italian
Ridotta (Fortificazione) bastionata quadrangolare con mezzi bastioni
Lithuanian
keturkampis šancas su pusiniais bastionais
Polish
twierdza bastionowa na narysie kwadratu z półbastionami
Portuguese
obra quadrangular abaluartada com meios baluartes
Spanish