long / long,longue / 长的 (chángde) / lungo,lunga / lang / largo,larga / 長い (nagai) / дли́нный (dlínnyy)

長 naga – Nagasaki Prefecture

Nagasaki Prefecture 長崎県
Written with the kanji 長 “long” chō, naga-i
That we also meet for instance in…
長男 chounan “eldest son” “first-born son”
長大 choudai “long and large” “huge”
長生 chousei “longevity”
or 長女 choujo “eldest daughter” “first-born daughter”
成長 seichou “growth” “development” “growing up” “becoming an adult”

長 naga – Nagano Prefecture

Nagano Prefecture 長野県
Written with the kanji 長 “long” chō, naga-i
That we also meet for instance in…
長男 chounan “eldest son” “first-born son”
長大 choudai “long and large” “huge”
長生 chousei “longevity”
or 長女 choujo “eldest daughter” “first-born daughter”
成長 seichou “growth” “development” “growing up” “becoming an adult”

drua

drua

Drua, the sacred canoe
Up to 30 metres (98 ft),
Able to carry 200 people
At speeds of up to 15 knots

One example of this amazing vessel
Remaining at the Fiji Museum in Suva
Name: the Ratu Finau
As it was built in 1913 at the command of Ratu Alifereti Finau
(from druaexperience.com)


drua

Drua, le canoë sacré
Jusqu'à 30 mètres de long (98 ft),
Capable de transporter 200 personnes
À des vitesses allant jusqu'à 15 nœuds

Un exemple de cette étonnante embarcation
Se trouve au musée des Fidji à Suva
Son nom : le Ratu Finau
Car il a été construit en 1913 sous le commandement de Ratu Alifereti Finau
(source: druaexperience.com)

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Tengu

Tengu

A Japanese legendary creature
Taking their name from a dog-like Chinese demon
And their form from birds of prey
Humanized with an unnaturally long nose

On the top of Ontakesan御嶽山
A Tengu’s statue of 12m
Said to be the greatest Tengu in Japan

Serra da Capivara National Park

Serra da Capivara National Park

“Serra da Capivara National Park
An exceptional testament of time and work
In the State of Piauí in Brazil
A testament which, according to some, Refers to the first people who occupied South America
More than 300 archaeological sites have been discovered
Some of which date back to 25,000 years, even 50,000 years ago …
With findings such as rock carvings
And tools made from stone…”


Serra da Capivara National Park

« Le Parc national Serra da Capivara
Un exceptionnel témoignage

Dans l'État du Piauí au Brésil
Un témoignage qui, selon certains,
Pourrait renvoyer aux premiers peuples
Ayant occupé l’Amérique du Sud

Plus de 300 sites archéologiques découverts
Dont certains remontent jusqu’à 25 000 ans, voire 50 000 ans…
Et parmi eux de nombreuses créations rupestres
Ainsi que des outils en pierre… »

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