bolwerk

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch bolwerc, equivalent to bol +‎ werk.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɔl.ʋɛrk/
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  • Hyphenation: bol‧werk

NounEdit

bolwerk n (plural bolwerken, diminutive bolwerkje n)

  1. bastion, bulwark (fortification, small fort)

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