[en-se-nah-th ah; English en-suh-nah-duh]


a seaport in N Baja California, in NW Mexico.

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Historical Examples of ensenada

  • At last, I seemed to have him in a perfect trap—Ensenada, on the Peninsula.

  • It was planned in 1753 by Ensenada, but completed only in 1832.


    Wentworth Webster

  • But I'd sooner die fightin' than let them stand me up agin a wall in Ensenada.

    Captain Scraggs

    Peter B. Kyne

  • The seat of provincial authority was transferred to the village of Ensenada, which thereupon was rechristened La Plata.

  • The famous Boleo copper mine is situated in this territory, and some extensive placer gold mines are found near Ensenada.


    Charles Reginald Enock