- a city in SW Colombia.
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Still two or three days must elapse before they could reach Popayan.In New Granada
Mules are bred for the Colombian markets of Pasto and Popayan.
He was made adelantado of Popayan and the surrounding territory.Up the Orinoco and down the Magdalena
H. J. Mozans
The re-occupation of Popayan was the only result of this victory.The South American Republics, Part II (of 2)
Thomas C. Dawson
Popayan, which is distant two hundred geographical miles south-southwest of Bogota, suffered greatly.New Witnesses for God (Volume 2 of 3)
B. H. Roberts