Definition of Monte Albán in English:

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Monte Albán

Pronunciation: /ˌmôntā älˈbän/
An ancient city, now in ruins, in Oaxaca, southern Mexico. Occupied from the 8th century bc, it was a center of the Zapotec culture from about the 1st century bc to the 8th century ad.

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Syllabification: Mon·te Al·bán

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