Yosemite

Yosemite from Southern Sierra Miwok /yohhe'meti/ "they are killers." "[E]vidently a name given to the Indians of the valley by those outside it." [Bright]

Etymology dictionary. 2014.

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  • Yosemite — Nationalpark Yosemite Valley …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Yosemite — Parc national de Yosemite Parc national de Yosemite Catégorie Ib de la CMAP (Zone de nature sauvage) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Yosemite — Национальный парк Йосемити Категория МСОП  Ib (Территория дикой природы) …   Википедия

  • Yosemite — noun a series of waterfalls in Yosemite National Park in California; is reduced to a trickle for part of each year • Syn: ↑Yosemite Falls • Instance Hypernyms: ↑waterfall, ↑falls • Part Holonyms: ↑United States, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Yosemite — /yoh sem i tee/, n. a valley in E California, in the Sierra Nevada Mountains: a part of Yosemite National Park. 7 mi. (11 km) long. * * * …   Universalium

  • Yosemite — n. valley in eastern California (USA); national park in California (USA); series of waterfalls in Yosemite National Park in California (USA) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Yosemite — /joʊˈsɛməti/ (say yoh semuhtee) noun a deep valley in the US, in eastern California, in the Sierra Nevada mountains; a part of Yosemite National Park. About 10 km long …   Australian English dictionary

  • Yosemite — noun An area of California, home to …   Wiktionary

  • Yosemite — ► Parque Nacional del SO de E.U.A., en el estado de California, en la cordillera de Sierra Nevada; 3 081 km2 …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Yosemite — ● np. m. ►APPLE►NOMDECODE Nom de code des G3 300, 350 et 400 d Apple, aussi appelés glacières. Abrégé en Yos …   Dictionnaire d'informatique francophone

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