abominable snowman

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a large hairy humanoid creature said to live in the Himalayas


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The name "Abominable Snowman" was coined in 1921, the same year Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Howard-Bury led the 1921 British Mount Everest reconnaissance expedition which he chronicled in Mount Everest The Reconnaissance, 1921.
Last year, boffins revealed they believe the Abominable Snowman really does exist and lives in the Himalayas.
But their nickname is "Yeti crab," after the fictional "abominable snowman." This image comes to us courtesy of The Institute Ifremer.
Those tales had frightening characters like the abominable snowman, the mythical 'Yach', 'Ranthus' , 'Ram Ram Chock' and substituted conventional lullabies to discipline children and put them to sleep.
or Bigfoot, the Abominable Snowman or the Tooth Fairy.
It may be named after the Abominable Snowman but there is nothing abominable about the little hatchback 4x4 from Skoda.
Along the way, he encounters the Yeti or Abominable Snowman, a mythical white-furred creature with sharp fangs.
In "Olivia Claus," with her favorite doll missing, Olivia dreams of being a Santa who returns lost toys; and, with the help of a snow machine, she spreads Christmas cheer at Francine's July beach party in "Olivia and the Family Photo." In "Olivia's Ice Spectacular," the dynamo creates her own backyard skating rink when "Cinderella on Ice" is canceled; and the friends become news reporters and try to track down the story of the possible sighting of the Abominable snowman in "Olivia's Snow Day." "Olivia Makes a Wedding Gift" for her art teacher after attempts at raising money result in a very small budget; and in "Olivia Makes Magic," Ian wants his sister back after she makes herself disappear.
Hannah meets a scary but wonderful giant creature named Abe, the Abominable Snowman. Instead of hurting Hannah, Abe comforts her by listening to her and then carrying her to find her brother.
Others have requested photos of Jack the Ripper or the Abominable Snowman. The strangest request, however, was for a photograph of Jesus-not an etching, or an engraving, or a painting or anything like that, but a real photograph.
abominable snowman was trudging through the Himalayas.
On a recent visit to the Rogano restaurant in Glasgow, the crooner was wrapped up like an abominable snowman.
but the people who visit the Himalayan mountains are looking for the Abominable Snowman! Also called a Yeti, the Abominable Snowman is a creature of myth that supposedly looks like a large, furry man and lives in the Himalayan mountains.
Price's My Pony Care Book was up for children's book of the year, but lost out to Francesca Simon's Horrid Henry and the Abominable Snowman.