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American English: /ˈɑbəˌlɪsk/
British English: /ˈɒb(ə)lɪsk/

Translation of obelisk in Spanish:


  • Example sentences
    • High above a hill in Oakwood Cemetery at Troy, New York, stands a huge obelisk, a monument to the life of Maj.
    • More than one-quarter of Australia's civic memorials are obelisks or columns - traditional cemetery forms.
    • The sad truth is that she's barely mentioned in the 3,000 years of effigies and hieroglyphics that cover the towering columns, needle-like obelisks and endless sarcophagi.
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