himalaya himalaya  /ˌhɪ mə ˈlaɪ ə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a mountain range extending 1500 miles on the border between India and Tibet; this range contains the world's highest mountain

Synonym(s)

News

  • Fantasy Forest brings a mini-amusement park to Queens

    Fantasy Forest is the first amusement park in Queens, since Rockaway Playland closed in 1985. Rides include a new rollercoaster, the Queens Himalaya, Corona Choo Choo Train, Fantasy Frog Hopper and the Flushing Meadows Carousel. http://fantasyforestnyc.com     …
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WPIX 11 New York

Quotes

  1. "This is our worst nightmare - a very major earthquake in the Himalaya mountains just before winter sets in, with millions of people affected and more than a million people homeless," the UN's top emergency relief co-ordinator Jan Egeland said.
    on Oct 13, 2005 By: Jan Egeland Source: Sunday Times.au

  2. "Those who live in the shadow of the Himalaya should not think that that they are bigger than the mountain," Thackeray said, in party mouthpiece 'Samna'.
    on Nov 29, 2005 By: Raj Thackeray Source: Sify

  3. "The Raid-de-Himalaya started from Shimla in the early hours of Thursday and will pass through the hostile terrains of the cold deserts of Lahaul and Spiti and Ladakh districts," president of the Himalayan Motorsport Association Vijay Parmar...
    on Oct 1, 2008 By: Paramara Source: Thaindian.com (blog)

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