Definition of Palomar, Mount in US English:

Palomar, Mount

proper noun

  • A mountain in southern California, northeast of San Diego, rising to a height of 6,126 feet (1,867 m). It is the site of an astronomical observatory.

Origin

Spanish Palomar, literally ‘place of the pigeon’.

Pronunciation

Palomar, Mount

/ˈpaləˌmär/