See also: Monte and monté

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish monte ‎(mountain), referring to the stack of unplayed cards.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

monte

  1. (card games) a game in which 3 or 4 cards are dealt face-up and players bet which of them will first be matched in suit by others dealt
  2. (Latin America) A wood or forest; timberland.

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AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin mons, montem.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

monte m ‎(plural montes)

  1. mount (mountain?)

FrenchEdit

Haitian CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French monter ‎(rise)

VerbEdit

monte

  1. to rise

InterlingueEdit

NounEdit

monte

  1. mountain

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin mons, montem.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

monte m ‎(plural monti)

  1. mountain, mount
  2. heap, pile
  3. pool, fund (of money); bank

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monte f

  1. plural of monta

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LatinEdit

NounEdit

monte

  1. ablative singular of mōns

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese monte, mõte, from Latin mons, montis, from Proto-Indo-European *mon- ‎(mountain).

NounEdit

monte m (plural montes)

  1. mountain, mount
  2. (by extension, idiomatic) much, many, a lot / lots of
    Eu conheco um monte de gente.‎ ― I know a lot of people.

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VerbEdit

monte

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of montar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of montar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of montar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of montar

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin mōns, montis, from Proto-Indo-European *mon- ‎(mountain).

NounEdit

monte m ‎(plural montes)

  1. mountain, mount
  2. (Dominican Republic, Mexico, singular only) underbrush
  3. (Dominican Republic, Mexico, singular only) weeds
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

monte

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of montar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of montar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of montar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of montar.
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