[ar-aw-key-nee-uh; Spanish ah-rou-kah-nyah]
- a region in central Chile.
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Examples from the Web for araucania
The question whether the Britannia had been wrecked on the shores of Chili or Araucania was decided in the negative.
For she is Chilian built; her tall tapering masts made of trees from the ancient forests of Araucania.The Flag of Distress
Orélie, the First of the name, has according to rumour recovered at present his lofty position among the Indians of Araucania.The Human Race
They now crossed the fertile territory of Araucania, rich in vineyards and flocks.
During the year 1551 Valdivia occupied himself in fortifying Concepcion and making preparations for an invasion of Araucania.The South American Republics, Part II (of 2)
Thomas C. Dawson
- a region of central Chile, inhabited by Araucanian Indians
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