What is another word for sewellel?

5 synonyms found


[ sˈuːɛlə͡l], [ sˈuːɛlə‍l], [ s_ˈuː_ɛ_l_əl]

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How to use "Sewellel" in context?

Sewellel or sewelli (Sewa: ምትማካት; lit. "fortress of bulls") are a traditional dwelling in the south-western Ethiopia with a unique design and construction.

The sewellel is a circular, elongated or elliptical building composed of a mud or earth core covered by a layer of dried animal dung and finally by a layer of straw or other materials. It usually has an approved diameter of 10 to 12 m, a height of 3 to 5 m and a circumference of around 25 m.

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