Definition of Himalayas in English:

Himalayas

proper noun

  • A vast mountain system in southern Asia, extending 2,400 km (1,500 miles) from Kashmir eastwards to Assam.

Origin

From Sanskrit Himālaya, from hima ‘snow’ + ālaya ‘abode’.

Pronunciation

Himalayas

/hɪˈmɑːljəz//ˌhɪməˈleɪəz/