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Copán

[Spanish kaw-pahn] /Spanish kɔˈpɑn/
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  • But who will translate the inscriptions at copan and Palenque?

  • In this hasty sketch we do not feel that we have done justice to copan.

    The Prehistoric World E. A. Allen
  • We also notice especially the fact that we have no ruined buildings at copan.

    The Prehistoric World E. A. Allen
  • These stelae and altars are the peculiar features of the copan ruins.

    The American Egypt Channing Arnold
  • The sides are covered with hieroglyphics in low relief just as at copan.

    The American Egypt Channing Arnold
  • In all the carvings there you do not find one that resembles in the least those at copan.

    The American Egypt Channing Arnold
  • There is no room for such a belief as to copan and Quirigua.

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  • Stephens's supposition was that Quirigua is older than copan.

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  • This, as we have mentioned, was specially remarked by Stephens at copan.

    The American Egypt Channing Arnold
  • What the shapes of the buildings at copan and Quirigua were it is impossible to say.

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British Dictionary definitions for copan

Copán

/Spanish koˈpan/
noun
1.
a village in W Honduras: site of a ruined Mayan city.
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