wigwam

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wigwam englannista suomeksi

  1. intiaaniteltta, wigwam

  1. Substantiivi

  2. Verbi

wigwam englanniksi

  1. A dwelling having an arched framework overlaid with bark, hides, or mats, used by Americans in the northeastern United States.

  2. Any more or less similar dwelling used by indigenous people in other parts of the world.

  3. (RQ:Stedman Surinam)

  4. 1845 edition, Charles Darwin, ''Journal and Remarks'' (''The Voyage of the Beagle''):

  5. The Fuegian wigwam resembles, in size and dimensions, a haycock. It merely consists of a few broken branches stuck in the ground, and very imperfectly thatched on one side with a few tufts of grass and rushes.
  6. To dry (flax or straw) by standing it outside in the shape of a wigwam.

  7. wigwam

  8. house