Definitions for drakensbergˈdrɑ kənzˌbɜrg
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a mountain range in the E Republic of South Africa: highest peak, 10,988 ft. (3350 m).
Category: Geography (places)
Ref: Also called Quathlamba.
The Drakensberg is the highest mountain range in Southern Africa, rising to 3,482 metres in height. Its geological history lends it a distinctive character amongst the mountain ranges of the world. Geologically, the range resembles the Simien Mountains of Ethiopia. The Drakensberg mountains cover Eastern Cape, KwaZulu Natal, Lesotho, Swaziland, Mpumalanga and end in Tzaneen in Limpopo Province.
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