Blue Mountains
geographical name 1. mountains NE Oregon & SE Washington; highest Rock Creek Butte 9105 feet (2775 meters) 2. mountains SE Australia in Great Dividing Range in E New South Wales; highest 4460 feet (1359 meters) 3. mountains E Jamaica; highest Blue Mountain Peak 7402 feet (2256 meters)

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  • Blue Mountains — may refer to:Mountain ranges*Blue Mountains (Australia) *Blue Mountains (Congo), northwest of Lake Albert *Blue Mountains (Estonia), near Narva *Blue Mountains (Jamaica) *Blue Mountains, New Zealand, Otago *Blue Mountains (Oregon), United States… …   Wikipedia

  • Blue Mountains — ist der Name folgender Gebirge: in den Vereinigten Staaten: Blue Mountains (Pazifischer Nordwesten) Abajo Mountains, auch Blue Mountains genannt Sonstige: Blue Mountains (Jamaika) Blue Mountains (Neuseeland) Blue Mountains (Australien) mit dem… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Blue Mountains —   [ bluː maʊntɪnz], Blaue Bẹrge,    1) Gebirge im Osten von Jamaika, bis 2 292 m über dem Meeresspiegel.    2) stark zerklüftetes Sandsteinplateau westlich von Sydney, Australien, mit steilem Abfall nach Osten der Great Dividing Range… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Blue Mountains — Blue Mountains, so v.w. Blaues Gebirge …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Blue Mountains — (engl., spr. blu mauntĭns), s. Blaue Berge …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Blue Mountains — [from their bluish appearance at a distance] heavily forested mountain range of NE Oreg. & SE Wash.: highest peak, 9,105 ft (2,775 m) …   English World dictionary

  • Blue Mountains — a range of low mountains in NE Oregon and SE Washington. * * * I Mountain range, eastern Jamaica. It extends from north of Kingston eastward 30 mi (50 km) to the Caribbean Sea. Its highest point is Blue Mountain Peak, at 7,388 ft (2,252 m). It… …   Universalium

  • Blue Mountains — /blu ˈmaʊntənz/ (say blooh mowntuhnz) plural noun 1. an upthrust plateau with deep, sharply incised valleys in eastern NSW, to the west of Sydney, usually considered part of the Great Dividing Range. Highest point, Mount Piddington, 1092 m. See… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Blue Mountains — Montagnes bleues Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Plusieurs chaines de montagnes portent le nom de Montagnes bleues ou, dans les pays anglophones, de Blue Mountains : Montagnes… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Blue Mountains — Sp Mėlynieji kalna Ap Blue Mountains L Jamaikoje; JAV (Oregonas) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Blue Mountains — Blue′ Moun′tains n. pl. geg a range of low mountains in NE Oregon and SE Washington …   From formal English to slang

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