Sutton Hoo

/sʌtn ˈhu/ (say sutn 'hooh)

noun
an archaeological site in Suffolk, England, where an Anglo-Saxon ship and various precious ornaments, etc., were discovered.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Sutton Hoo — ist eine bedeutende archäologische Ausgrabungsstätte in der Nähe der Stadt Woodbridge, Suffolk, in der ostenglischen Region East Anglia. Im Jahr 1939 fand der lokale Archäologe Basil Brown in Sutton Hoo am Hochufer des Flusses Deben in Suffolk… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sutton Hoo — es el nombre del lugar en el que se encontraron en 1939 restos de un barco funerario del siglo VII así como diversos artefactos. Sutton Hoo ha sido de vital importancia para los historiadores de la Edad Media ya que aportó información sobre ese… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Sutton Hoo — restored). Although based on helmets of the spangenhelm type, the immediate comparisons are with contemporary Vendel Age helmets from eastern Sweden.] Sutton Hoo near Woodbridge, Suffolk, England, is the site of two Anglo Saxon cemeteries of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Sutton Hoo — 52° 05′ 22″ N 1° 20′ 18″ E / 52.08932, 1.33842 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sutton Hoo —    Site (in England s Somerset region) of one of the most important archeological discoveries for the history of the Anglo Saxon kingdoms. In 1939 a burial mound was discovered at Sutton Hoo by Basil Brown that revolutionized modern understanding …   Encyclopedia of Barbarian Europe

  • Sutton Hoo — Casco encontrado en Sutton Hoo. Sutton Hoo es el nombre del lugar situado en Suffolk, Reino Unido en el que se encontraron en 1939 restos de un barco funerario del siglo VII así como diversos artefactos. Sutton Hoo ha sido de vital importancia… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Sutton Hoo — /hooh/ an archaeological site in Suffolk, England: a rowing boat, 80 feet (24 m) long, discovered here and believed to have been buried A.D. c670 by Anglo Saxons, possibly as a cenotaph in honor of a king. * * * Estate in Suffolk, England, the… …   Universalium

  • Sutton Hoo — /hooh/ an archaeological site in Suffolk, England: a rowing boat, 80 feet (24 m) long, discovered here and believed to have been buried A.D. c670 by Anglo Saxons, possibly as a cenotaph in honor of a king. * * * Sutton Hoo [Sutton Hoo] an area of …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sutton Hoo — Sut|ton Hoo a place in Suffolk, eastern England, where people digging in 1939 found a 7th century Saxon ship with weapons, jewellery, and other things believed to have been buried with a king …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Sutton Hoo Treasure —    See Britain …   Historical dictionary of Byzantium

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