They landed and burnt Nicoya a third time, and Lussan treats us here with an amusing piece of Buccaneer superstition.
Their language has not been classified, but is said to resemble that of the Nicoya region.
Like many nations of the Hyperborean group, the Chorotegans of Nicoya pierced the lower lip and inserted a round piece of bone.
The Orotians occupy the country south of the lake of Nicaragua and around the gulf of Nicoya.
We sailed from the Gulf of Nicoya on the 23d September, and were in lat.
They also occupied the country south of the Niquirans, and around the gulf of Nicoya, then called Orotina.'