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Copán

[Spanish kaw-pahn]
noun
  1. Santa Rosa de Copán.
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Historical Examples of copan

  • But who will translate the inscriptions at Copan and Palenque?

    Ancient America, in Notes on American Archaeology

    John D. Baldwin

  • In this hasty sketch we do not feel that we have done justice to Copan.

  • We also notice especially the fact that we have no ruined buildings at Copan.

  • There is no room for such a belief as to Copan and Quirigua.

    The American Egypt

    Channing Arnold

  • The sides are covered with hieroglyphics in low relief just as at Copan.

    The American Egypt

    Channing Arnold


British Dictionary definitions for copan

Copán

noun
  1. a village in W Honduras: site of a ruined Mayan city.
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