Definition of Ayers Rock in English:

Ayers Rock

proper noun

  • A red rock mass in Northern Territory, Australia, southwest of Alice Springs. The largest monolith in the world, it is 1,143 feet (348 m) high and about 6 miles (9 km) in circumference.

    Aboriginal name Uluru

Origin

Named after Sir Henry Ayers, Premier of South Australia in 1872–3.

Pronunciation

Ayers Rock

/ˌerz ˈräk/