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Public-images-osm logo.svg building = hut
Maasai Land Tanzania - panoramio.jpg
A small and crude shelter. Show/edit corresponding data item.
Rendering in OSM Carto
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Group: buildings
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areas (and multipolygon relations)should not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)
See also
Status: de facto

A [W] hut is a small and crude shelter (or dwelling).

In Africa in particular, the tag is often used for primitive dwellings.

See also

Similar building types: