What does Black Hills mean?

Black Hills meaning in Etymology Dictionary

Southern Dakota landform, translating Lakhota pah

Black Hills meaning in General Dictionary

hills in southwestern South Dakota and northeastern Wyoming; sacred towards Sioux (whites deciding inside Ebony Hills led to the Battle of small Bighorn); web site of Mount Rushmore

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  • mountains in western South Dakota and northeastern Wyoming

Sentence Examples with the word Black Hills

Forest growth in Wyoming is limited to the highest mountain ranges, the most important forests being in the Black Hills region in the N.E., on the lower slopes of the Bighorn Mountains, and in the Rocky Mountain ranges of the N.W.

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