An isolated country of South Asia in the eastern Himalaya Mountains. A Buddhist kingdom that long resisted modernization, Bhutan began a series of democratic reforms starting in the 1990s. Thimphu is the capital and the largest city.
A landlocked Himalayan country in South Asia. Official name: Kingdom of Bhutan.
(place) Independent kingdom in the Himalayas, north of the Indian state of Assam: monarchy established in 1907: 18,147 sq mi (47,000 sq km); cap. Thimphu.
Bhutan Sentence Examples
The frontier trade of Bengal is registered with Nepal, Sikkim, Tibet and Bhutan, but except with Nepal the amount is insignificant.
Then it is lost amidst the jungle-covered hills of the wild Mishmi and Abor tribes to the east of Bhutan for another ioo m., until it is again found as the Dihong emerging into the plains of Assam.