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On 2017-04-23 19:08, Kjell Rehnström wrote:
> Might that "hima" in Himalaya be
> related to Latin "hiems" for Winter.
> And had Usama been a Girl she would
> have been bint Laden, IIRC.
> 
According to Wikipedia:

    Sanskrit Himā-laya (हिमालय, "Abode of Snow"), from himá (हिम, "cold, 
winter, frost")

A quick search says that it's from Indo-European "gheimṛ".

Sambahsa has "ghim".

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