- Mont, a mountain pass between SE France and Italy, in the Alps. 6834 feet (2083 meters) high.
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A journey of four days more brought them to a large village of the Cenis Indians, on a stream which they called by the same name.
It was about the 25th of May, when they resumed their march from the village of the Cenis.
This powerful tribe the Cenis, was at war with another tribe, called the Cannohantimos.
Be it remembered that this is the account which is given of the Cenis Indians.
Fig. 92 shows this condition of it, seen from a distance, among the Cenis hills.Modern Painters, Volume V (of 5)
- Mont Cenis a pass over the Graian Alps in SE France, between Lanslebourg (France) and Susa (Italy): nearby tunnel, opened in 1871. Highest point: 2082 m (6831 ft)Italian name: Monte Cenisio (ˈmonte tʃeˈniːzjo)