हिमालय

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Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit हिमालय (himā-laya)

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हिमालय (himālaym

  1. the Himalayas

Sanskrit[edit]

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Noun[edit]

हिमालय (himā-layam

  1. "abode of snow", i.e. the Himalayas
  2. In mythology personified as husband of Menaka and father of Parvati, "daughter of the Mountain", and of Gang, who, as the personified Ganges, is generally regarded as his eldest daughter.
  3. the white खदिर (khadira) tree

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