(noun, adjective)


1. of or relating to ultramontanism

2. on or relating to or characteristic of the region or peoples beyond the Alps from Italy (or north of the Alps)

Similar word(s): tramontane, transmontane, transalpine

3. on the Italian or Roman side of the Alps

Similar word(s): cismontane, cisalpine


1. a Roman Catholic who advocates ultramontanism (supreme papal authority in matters of faith and discipline)

Definition categories: person