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CONTRIBUTOR: Fanny on 10/24/2015
Meaning & History
Name of a city in Canada
, from French le mont Royal
"mont royal". Jacques Cartier named it after the nearby mountain, but it is uncertain how royal
. A common explanation is that real is the Middle French form of Royal, but Cartier himself recorded le mont Royal
when he named it.