Pronunciation: (el" du-rä'dō, -rā'- or, Sp., el dô-rä'&thslash;ô for 1, 2; el" du-rā'dō for 3, 4), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/el-dorado.html on line 81 [key]
1. a legendary treasure city of South America, sought by the early Spanish explorers.
2. any place offering great wealth.
3. a city in S Arkansas. 26,685.
4. a town in S Kansas. 10,510.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.