Definition of Monte Cassino in English:

Monte Cassino

proper noun

  • A hill in central Italy near the town of Cassino, the site of the principal monastery of the Benedictines, founded by St. Benedict c.529. The monastery and the town were destroyed in 1944 during bitter fighting between Allied and German forces, but have since been restored.


Monte Cassino

/ˌmän(t)ē kəˈsēnō/ /ˌmɑn(t)i kəˈsinoʊ/