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Perdido

[Spanish per-th ee-th aw] /Spanish pɛrˈði ðɔ/
noun
1.
Mon·te
[Spanish mawn-te] /Spanish ˈmɔn tɛ/ (Show IPA)
a mountain in NE Spain, a peak of the Pyrenees. 10,994 feet (3350 meters).
French Mont Perdu.

Perdu

[per-dy] /pɛrˈdü/
noun
1.
Mont
[mawn] /mɔ̃/ (Show IPA).
French name of Monte Perdido.
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British Dictionary definitions for mont perdu

Perdido

/Spanish pɛrˈðiðo/
noun
1.
Monte perdido (ˈmɔnte). a mountain in NE Spain, in the central Pyrenees. Height: 3352 m (10 997 ft) French name Mont Perdu, Perdu

perdu

/ˈpɜːdjuː/
adjective
1.
(obsolete) (of a soldier) placed on hazardous sentry duty
2.
(obsolete) (of a soldier) placed in a hazardous ambush
3.
(of a person or thing) hidden or concealed
noun
4.
(obsolete) a soldier placed on hazardous sentry duty
5.
(obsolete) a soldier placed in a hazardous ambush
Word Origin
C16: via French: lost, from perdre to lose, from Latin perdere to destroy

Perdu

/pɛrdy/
noun
1.
Mont Perdu, the French name for (Monte) Perdido
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