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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B15: echauguette, sentry-box, guerite, bartizan

echauguette, sentry-box, guerite, bartizan
This drawing is created by Chris Weber. © International Fortress Council
Croatian
stražarnica
Czech
strážní věžička
Dutch
spietoren / arkel / peperbus / sentinel
English
echauguette, sentry-box, guerite, bartizan
French
guérite (une), échauguette (une)
German
Postenerker (m) / Walltürmchen (n) / Sentinelle (f) / spanisches Türmchen (n) / Eskarpenerker (m)
Italian
Garitta. Torretta. Gabbia
Lithuanian
sargybos bokštelis
Polish
kawaliera;kawaler
Portuguese
guarita
Spanish