a mountain range in the E Republic of South Africa: highest peak, 10,988 feet (3,350 meters).
- Also called Quathlamba.
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How to use Drakensberg in a sentence
Set in the Ukhahlamba Drakensberg Park, both a cultural and natural world heritage site, this hidden gem is a remarkable find.
If you're up for a drive and a gorgeous scenic adventure, consider a jaunt to the Drakensberg Mountains.
It rained a great deal when these Boer forces hastened to the Drakensberg.Through Shot and Flame | J. D. Kestell.
The enemy's forces went in the direction of the Drakensberg.Through Shot and Flame | J. D. Kestell.
We tried to get our prisoners to take parole, but they refused, so we have driven them over the Drakensberg into Natal.With Steyn and De Wet | Philip Pienaar
It was now bitterly cold, the snow-topped Drakensberg keeping the temperature at an uncomfortable proximity to zero.With Steyn and De Wet | Philip Pienaar
The district lies in the south-east of the province and is traversed by the Drakensberg.
British Dictionary definitions for Drakensberg
a mountain range in southern Africa, extending through Lesotho, E South Africa, and Swaziland. Highest peak: Thabana Ntlenyana, 3482 m (11 425 ft): Sotho name: Quathlamba
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