In Mongolia, what is meant by a jeep?
I assume it is referring to a general type of vehicle, not the US car brand, as Lonely Planet refers to Russian made jeeps at one point. Is it merely a four wheel drive or sports utility vehicle, or something different?
- What native English speakers think of when they use the generic word "jeep" with a lowercase "j":
- An example of the American brand "Jeep" with an uppercase "J":
- Russian-made Lada and UAZ, both probably common in Mongolia and could be referred to as jeeps by some people:
- Typical Land Rover, Toyota Land Cruiser, and Mercedes 4X4's / 4WD's that some people might call "jeeps":
(All photos thanks to Wikimedia Commons)