- a mountain range in the E Republic of South Africa: highest peak, 10,988 feet (3350 meters).
Also called Quathlamba.
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Examples from the Web for drakensberg
If you're up for a drive and a gorgeous scenic adventure, consider a jaunt to the Drakensberg Mountains.Gal With a Suitcase
July 10, 2010
It rained a great deal when these Boer forces hastened to the Drakensberg.
The enemy's forces went in the direction of the Drakensberg.
Standerton was reached in November, after operations along the Drakensberg.Two Years on Trek
Louis Eugne du Moulin
I am told that up in the Drakensberg yonder the ant-bear holes are full of Englishmen.Jess
H. Rider Haggard
Far away to the east the dark serrated range of the Drakensberg rose in a mighty wall.London to Ladysmith via Pretoria
Winston Spencer Churchill
- 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