The word came from the Mausoleum of Maussollos, the tomb of King Mausolus, the Persian satrap of Caria, whose large tomb was one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.
See also: List of famous cemeteries, which lists several mausoleums
... Westerwald is of vulcanic origin. There are seven pillars representing the seven Verwaltungsgemeinden of the district which have basalt or quarzit in their area. The green ...
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