Definition of Montreal in US English:

Montreal

proper noun

  • A port on the St. Lawrence River in Quebec, southeastern Canada; population 1,162,693 (2006). Founded in 1642, Montreal was under French rule until 1763; almost two thirds of its present-day population are French-speaking. French name Montréal /mɔ̃ʀeal/.

Pronunciation

Montreal

/ˌmäntrēˈôl//ˌmɑntriˈɔl/