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Беларуская: герса
Беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: герса
Български: герс
Deutsch: Fallgatter / Fallgitter
English: Porticullis
Español: la red
Esperanto: herso
Français : herse
Italiano: saracinesca
עברית: שער מתרומם
Nederlands: valhek
Occitan : rastèu
Polski: brona
Português: grade
Русский: герса
Suomi: askuportti
Svenska: fällgaller
ไทย: ประตูชักรอก
English: Portcullis - a latticed grille or gate made of wood, metal or a combination. Portcullises fortified the entrances to many medieval castles, and were mounted in vertical grooves in castle walls and could be raised or lowered quickly by means of chains or ropes attached to an internal winch.
heavy vertically-opening gate typically found in medieval fortifications
Cahir Castle Portcullis by Kevin King.jpg
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Subclass of gate
Part of fortification
Authority control
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