What is another word for yurt?

Pronunciation: [jˈɜːt] (IPA)

Yurt is a traditional nomadic dwelling used in many countries around the world. It is also known as a ger, and can be spelled as yurta, yurte, or yurtsa. Other synonyms for yurt include a tent, teepee, wigwam, cabin, lodge, or hut. These types of shelters have been used by various cultures for hundreds of years as a way of traveling and living. Yurts range in size from small portable tents to large, permanent structures. They are often constructed using natural materials such as wood, canvas, felt, and animal skins. As a popular form of eco-friendly tourism, yurts can provide a unique and comfortable experience for travelers seeking adventure and connection with nature.

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Usage examples for Yurt

Although a mere circular rib framework covered with white or brown felt, according as the occupant is rich or poor, the Kirghiz kibitka, or more properly yurt, is not as a house builded upon the sand, even in the fiercest storm.
"Across Asia on a Bicycle"
Thomas Gaskell Allen and William Lewis Sachtleben

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