Definition of dolmen in English:
A megalithic tomb with a large flat stone laid on upright ones, found chiefly in Britain and France.
- Some areas in northern France are also known for their megalithic standing stones, called dolmens or menhir.
- I did not intend to include stone circles, dolmens or long stone rows, although some are represented (not Avebury or Stonehenge).
- The view of the Aran Islands and beyond is astounding, as is the local geography, which includes caves, dolmens, standing stones, holy wells, around 75 megalithic tombs and around 500 Iron Age forts.
Words that rhyme with dolmendolman
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Spain
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan