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ayuntamiento

[ah-yoon-tah-myen-taw]
noun, plural a·yun·ta·mien·tos [ah-yoon-tah-myen-taws] /ɑˌyun tɑˈmyɛn tɔs/. Spanish.
  1. a municipal government.
  2. a town hall or city hall.
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Historical Examples of ayuntamiento

  • The ground floor is now occupied as the Ayuntamiento of Santiago.

    Cathedral Cities of Spain

    William Wiehe Collins

  • The Ayuntamiento or town hall is not a very impressive edifice.

    Old Continental Towns

    Walter M. Gallichan

  • The Ayuntamiento, or Town Hall, is an edifice of another sort.

    The Pictureque Antiquities of Spain;

    Nathaniel Armstrong Wells

  • The ancient palace of the sovereigns of Aragon is now the Ayuntamiento.

    The Pictureque Antiquities of Spain;

    Nathaniel Armstrong Wells

  • The ayuntamiento; consisting of alcalde, or mayor, and the regidores, or aldermen.

    Maximina

    Armando Palacio Valds