Braemar gathering

Брейма́рский слёт (ежегодные народные игры в г. Бреймаре, Шотландия, на кот. присутствуют члены королевской семьи; проводятся в сентябре; в программе "метание ствола" [tossing the caber], народные танцы, борьба)

English-Russian Great Britain dictionary (Великобритания. Лингвострановедческий словарь). 2014.

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