a kingdom in NE India, in the Himalayas between Nepal and Bhutan. 2818 sq. mi. (7298 sq. km).
a state of NE India, formerly an independent state: under British control (1861–1947); became an Indian protectorate in 1950 and an administrative division of India in 1975; lies in the Himalayas, rising to 8600 m (28 216 ft) at Kanchenjunga in the north. Capital: Gangtok. Pop: 540 493 (2001). Area: 7096 sq km (2740 sq miles)
noun, plural Sikkimese. 1. a native or inhabitant of Sikkim. adjective 2. of or relating to Sikkim or its people. adjective 1. of or relating to Sikkim or its inhabitants noun 2. a native or inhabitant of Sikkim
noun 1. Władysław (ˈvlædɪslæf). 1881–1943, Polish general and statesman: prime minister (1922–23) and prime minister of the Polish government in exile during World War II: died in an air crash
noun 1. Igor [ee-gawr] /ˈi gɔr/ (Show IPA), 1889–1972, U.S. aeronautical engineer, born in Russia. noun 1. Igor. 1889–1972, US aeronautical engineer, born in Russia. He designed and flew the first four-engined aircraft (1913) and designed the first successful helicopter (1939)
noun 1. sikhara.