Castilla

[ kahs-tee-yah ]
/ kɑsˈti yɑ /

noun

Ra·món [rah-mawn], /rɑˈmɔn/, 1797–1867, Peruvian general and statesman: president of Peru 1845–51 and 1855–62.

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