Multilingual Fortification Dictionary

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

 

The system is very simple:

 

Look at a picture and find the names in many languages

 

Look for a name, and find a picture of the object and the names in the other languages

 

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B02a: merlon, crenel

merlon, crenel
This drawing is created by Chris Weber. © International Fortress Council
Croatian
prsobran
Czech
cimbuří
Dutch
kanteel/tinne
English
merlon, crenel
French
merlon (un)
German
Zinne (f)/ Schießschartenzinne (f)
Italian
Merlo
Lithuanian
ambrazūra
Polish
ząb krenelażu
Portuguese
ameia, merlão (a partir do século XV)
Spanish