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castle

noun [C]  us   /ˈkæs·əl/
a large building with strong walls, built in the past by a king or other important person for protection against attack A castle is also a rook .
Translations of “castle”
in Arabic قَلْعة…
in Korean 성…
in Malaysian istana, tir…
in French château, tour…
in Turkish kale, hisar, şato…
in Italian castello…
in Chinese (Traditional) 城堡, 堡壘, 棋子…
in Russian замок…
in Polish zamek…
in Vietnamese lâu đài, quân cờ thấp…
in Spanish castillo, torre…
in Portuguese castelo…
in Thai ปราสาท, ตัวเรือในเกมหมากรุก…
in German die Burg, der Turm…
in Catalan castell…
in Japanese 城…
in Indonesian puri, (buah catur)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 城堡, 堡垒, 棋子…
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