Definition of Kanchenjunga in English:

Kanchenjunga

(also Kangchenjunga, Kinchinjunga)

proper noun

  • A mountain in the Himalayas, on the border between Nepal and Sikkim. Rising to a height of 8,598 m (28,209 ft), it is the world's third-highest mountain.

Origin

Tibetan, literally the five treasures of the snows, referring to the five separate peaks of the summit.

Pronunciation:

Kanchenjunga

/ˌkantʃɛnˈdʒʌŋɡə/