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 Montem.Montesinos (The Cave of). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Monte’ro-cap (A)
 
properly means a huntsman’s cap; but Sir Walter Scott tells us that Sir Jeffrey Hudson wore “a large Montero hat,” meaning a Spanish hat with a feather. (Peveril of the Peak, chap. XXXV.)   1
 


 Montem.Montesinos (The Cave of). 

 
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