- Everest (n.)
- mountain between Nepal and Tibet, named 1865 for Sir George Everest (1790-1866), surveyor-general of India. The Tibetan name is Chomolangma "mother goddess of the world." Everest's surname is said in name-books to be a variant of Devereux, a Norman name, from Evereux/Evreux in France, which from a Celtic tribal name (Latin Eburovices) based on the Ebura (modern Eure) river.
- 1. the first ascent of Mount Everest
- 2. the first Briton to climb Everest without oxygen
- 3. The top of Mount Everest is the most inaccessible place in the world.
- 4. A small party was planning to ascend Mt. Everest.
- 5. A small party is planning to ascend Mount Everest.
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