- Juan An·to·nio [hwahn ahn-taw-nyaw] /ʰwɑn ɑnˈtɔ nyɔ/, 1784–1853, Uruguayan revolutionary: leader in war of independence against Brazil 1825.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for lavalleja
Lavalleja was now invested with the chief office of the land.
Rondeau was deposed and Lavalleja assumed the reins of power.
The Lavalleja colony was founded in a field of government land, and occupied by many native families.
He promptly deserted and was at once associated with Lavalleja in the command.
Within a few minutes the consummation had been achieved, and Lavalleja was in dry clothes.