Words nearby chinampa
Origin of chinampa
Examples from the Web for chinampa
In the quiet and perfumed shade of the chinampa he rested, and soothed the fever of his wound.
Viewed from a distance, the chinampa looked like an island of flowers.
The chinampa, at its anchorage, swung lightly, like an Indian cradle pendulous in the air.
Besides that, he killed or wounded near a score of chinampa owners, and set their canoes adrift.The White Conquerors|Kirk Munroe
A chinampa was a floating island in the lake of Tezcuco, upon whose very bosom the imperial city was built.Sketches of Aboriginal Life|V. V. Vide