Montserrat

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Catalan Montserrat.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mɒn(t)səˈɹæt/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -æt

Proper noun[edit]

Montserrat

  1. An island and overseas territory of the United Kingdom in the Caribbean. Official name: Montserrat.
  2. A mountain range in Catalonia, Spain, near Barcelona, the site of a monastery.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

mont +‎ serrat

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Montserrat f

  1. Montserrat (an island and overseas territory of the United Kingdom in the Caribbean)
  2. Montserrat (a mountain range in Catalonia, Spain, near Barcelona, the site of a monastery)
  3. a female given name transferred from the place name

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Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Montserrat f

  1. Obsolete spelling of Monserrate

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Catalan Montserrat, from mont (hill) + serrat (jagged).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /montseˈrat/, [mõn̪.t̪seˈrat̪]

Proper noun[edit]

Montserrat f

  1. Montserrat (an island and overseas territory of the United Kingdom in the Caribbean)
  2. Montserrat (a mountain range in Catalonia, Spain, near Barcelona, the site of a monastery)
  3. a female given name transferred from the place name or from Catalan, shortened from María (de) Montserrat, a Roman Catholic epithet of the Virgin Mary as the patron of Catalonia