[ hi-mahl-yuh ]
/ hɪˈmɑl yə /
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a small natural satellite of the planet Jupiter.
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Origin of Himalia
Apparently for Greek himalís an epithet of Demeter
Words nearby Himalia
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British Dictionary definitions for Himalia
/ (hɪˈmɑːlɪə) /
astronomy a satellite of Jupiter in an intermediate orbit
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