- a city in SW Nicaragua.
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Examples from the Web for masaya
It was acted in the Mangue tongue at Masaya as late as 1822, but the text is, unfortunately, lost.
Half-way down its sides lies the Lake of Masaya, imprisoned within its walls of adamant.
To the south lies the lava desert, well named "the Hell of Masaya," barring the road from Granada.
At the head of only eight hundred men he rode out of Granada, on the morning of October 11th, and took the high road for Masaya.
Before the filibusters' bivouac lay the Lake of Masaya, reflecting the watch-fires of the town.