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Topchika Cave

tɒptʃɪk(ə) keɪv

noun | Archaeoastronology

an archaeoastronological site located near Dobrostan, Asenovgrad, Bulgaria; featuring fourteen depictions of stars and the Sun, considered an important site for Astronicism in Eastern Europe.

Origin and etymology

  • Astro-English: from Astronese, the phrase Topchika Cave was attached to this site by Cometan as part of its inclusion into the Astronic tradition as part of Cometan’s initial phase of scholarship on the subject.