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English translation: 'castle of the count' (litt)

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Dutch term or phrase:gravensteen
English translation:'castle of the count' (litt)
Entered by: Evert DELOOF-SYS
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08:49 Oct 18, 2001
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Dutch term or phrase: gravensteen
"De sporen van dit rijke verleden zijn overal in Brabant terug te vinden. Ook hier waar het kasteel Diepensteyn heropgebouwd werd op de funderingen van het 13e eeuwse gravensteen van Steenhuffel."
Simon Jones
Local time: 11:25
'castle of the count' (litt)
Explanation:
...where th castle of D. was rebuilt on the 13th century foundations of the castle (of the count) of S.

Ref.:

"GHENT : THE GRAVENSTEEN (The castle of the count of Flanders). The GRAVENSTEEN is
the Dutch name for the 'castle of the count'. The counts of Flanders had ..."

www.trabel.com/gent/gravensteen.htm

HTH
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Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 12:25
Grading comment
Thanks for confirming, I had an idea it was something like that.
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Evert DELOOF-SYS


  

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'castle of the count' (litt)


Explanation:
...where th castle of D. was rebuilt on the 13th century foundations of the castle (of the count) of S.

Ref.:

"GHENT : THE GRAVENSTEEN (The castle of the count of Flanders). The GRAVENSTEEN is
the Dutch name for the 'castle of the count'. The counts of Flanders had ..."

www.trabel.com/gent/gravensteen.htm

HTH

Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 12:25
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in FlemishFlemish
PRO pts in pair: 1278
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Thanks for confirming, I had an idea it was something like that.
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