Famous people in history whose name starts with Z?
· Zachary Taylor (U.S. President) · Zebulon Pike (explorer - Pikes Peak in Colorado) ...
What mountain name starts with g?
· Gasherbrum Shan (Pakistan)(the 7th highest mountain in the world) · Gauri Sankar (Napal)(the 16th highest mountain in the world) · Grays Peak (Colorado) ...
Asked in England
Why is the peak district called the peak district?
There are no peaks in the Peak District, only high plateaus (a peak is the pointed top of something, and there are no pointed tops in the Peak District). The origin of its name is not known but it is thought likely that it was originally the Pict's district. ...