- Fran·cis·co de Pau·la [frahn-sees-kaw th e pou-lah] /frɑnˈsis kɔ ðɛ ˈpaʊ lɑ/, 1792–1840, South American soldier and statesman: president of New Granada 1832–37.
- a seaport in N Spain: Altamira prehistoric cave drawings nearby.
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The unexplained story is the large and reputable organizations damaged, like HSBC, RBS, Santander, BNP Paribas, Nomura, and so on.They Knew What They Were Getting Into
December 16, 2008
That was why he wanted Mogro to facilitate a landing at Santander.The Historical Nights' Entertainment
For the order so to dispose of them he knew to have come from Santander himself!
Nothing of either friendship or humanity actuated Santander.
After a few thrusts, Santander seemed surprised at his fruitless efforts.
Santander had said nothing of the reason for arresting them; nor had they cared to inquire.
- a port and resort in N Spain, on an inlet of the Bay of Biscay: noted for its prehistoric collection from nearby caves; shipyards and an oil refinery. Pop: 184 778 (2003 est)