Montpellier

EnglishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mɒnˈpɛlieɪ/, /mɒnˌpɛliˈeɪ/

Proper nounEdit

Montpellier

  1. A city, the capital of the Hérault department, Occitanie, France, formerly the capital of Languedoc-Roussillon.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin mōns (mountain) Pessulanus, Pestellarius, pislerius, pistillarius, variant of pastellus (woad, dye).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mɔ̃.pɛ.lje/, /mɔ̃.pe.lje/, (sometimes proscribed) /mɔ̃.pə.lje/
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Proper nounEdit

Montpellier ?

  1. Montpellier (a city in the Hérault department, Occitania, France)

ReferencesEdit

  • Parker (1832): The Edinburgh Encyclopaedia, Volume 13

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French Montpellier.

Proper nounEdit

Montpellier f

  1. Montpellier (a city, the regional capital of Languedoc-Roussillon, France)