Definition of henge in English:
A prehistoric monument consisting of a circle of stone or wooden uprights.
- Making monuments, henges, and stone circles required an immense amount of labour and the coordination of effort.
- Probably long before there were stone henges there were wooden henges, just posts.
- Near the centre of the henge were two smaller stone circles with internal settings.
Mid 18th century: back-formation from Stonehenge.
Words that rhyme with hengeavenge, revenge, Stonehenge
Definition of henge in:
- US English dictionary
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