Montréal

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See also: Montreal and Mont-real

English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Montréal

  1. Alternative spelling of Montreal

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French Montreal, from Mont Royal (Mount Royal), after the nearby mountain, Mont Royal, named by Jacques Cartier. It is uncertain how Royal became -real. A common explanation is that real is the Middle French form of Royal, but Cartier himself recorded le mont Royal when he named it. It may have perhaps been from the Italian G.B. Rasmusio's 1556 map translating the name to Italian as Monte Real.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mɔ̃.ʁe.al/
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Proper noun[edit]

Montréal ?

  1. Montreal (the largest city in Quebec, Canada)
  2. Montreal (an island in Quebec, Canada, the site of the city of Montreal)
  3. Montréal (a commune of Ardèche department, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France)
  4. Montréal (a commune of Aude department, Occitanie, France)
  5. Montréal (a commune of Gers department, Occitanie, France)
  6. Montréal (a commune of Yonne department, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France)

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: Montreal

References[edit]

  1. ^ “Archived copy”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1], accessed 16 September 2017, archived from the original on 3 August 2016

Anagrams[edit]


German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Montréal n

  1. Montreal (the largest city in Quebec, Canada)
  2. Montreal (an island in Quebec, Canada, the site of the city of Montreal)

Italian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Montréal ?

  1. Alternative form of Montreal

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From French Montréal.

Proper noun[edit]

Montréal

  1. Montreal (the largest city in Quebec, Canada)
  2. Montreal (an island in Quebec, Canada, the site of the city of Montreal)

Alternative forms[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From French Montréal.

Proper noun[edit]

Montréal

  1. Montreal (the largest city in Quebec, Canada)
  2. Montreal (an island in Quebec, Canada, the site of the city of Montreal)

Alternative forms[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Montréal f

  1. Alternative form of Montreal

Romanian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Montréal ?

  1. Alternative form of Montreal

Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Montréal ?

  1. Alternative form of Montreal