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Baracoa

[bah-rah-kaw-ah]
noun
  1. a seaport in E Cuba: oldest town in Cuba; settled 1512.
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Historical Examples

  • The Spaniards caught him and burned him to death at Baracoa.

    Myths & Legends of our New Possessions & Protectorate

    Charles M. Skinner

  • Banes, Sigua, and Baracoa are good ports to export them from.

    Industrial Cuba

    Robert P. Porter

  • The oldest town is Baracoa, in the province of Santiago de Cuba.

    Industrial Cuba

    Robert P. Porter

  • Baracoa is far behind the times, but it has all the potentialities for future greatness.

    Industrial Cuba

    Robert P. Porter

  • One was, that Baracoa was an unhealthful spot; in which he was surely in error.

    The History of Cuba, vol. 1

    Willis Fletcher Johnson