Variant of El Dorado
- a legendary country in South America, supposed to be rich in gold and precious stones and sought by early Spanish explorers
- pl. El Dorados☆ any place that is, or is supposed to be, rich in gold, opportunity, etc.
Origin of El DoradoSpanish the gilded; dorado, past participle of dorar, to gild ; from Late Latin deaurare, to gild + Classical Latin de-, intensive + aurum, gold