[ wahs-kahr ]
/ ˈwɑs kɑr /
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1495?–1533, Inca prince of Peru (half brother of Atahualpa; son of Huayna Capac).
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Words nearby Huáscar
Huang Ti, Huánuco, huapango, huarache, huaracho, Huáscar, Huascaran, Huastec, Huayna Capac, hub, hub-and-spoke
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How to use Huáscar in a sentence
The Huascar, however, paid no attention, and at last the British ships opened fire on her.How Britannia Came to Rule the Waves|W.H.G. Kingston
His eldest son Huascar, whose mother was descended from the incas, had the remainder of his states.Celebrated Travels and Travellers|Jules Verne
The Huascar was nearest the 86 shore, less than a mile from where I stood.
The Huascar, finding she could not effect the enemy by shots, turned to ram her.
The flag and pole at the stern of the Huascar dropped overboard.
British Dictionary definitions for Huáscar
/ (Spanish uaskar) /
died 1533, Inca ruler (1525–33): murdered by his half brother Atahualpa
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