Definition for tegucigalpa (2 of 2)
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From Tegucigalpa, Honduran president Porfirio Lobo Sosa wrote that his country “has followed this ordeal as if it were our own.”
The specimens from the state of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, are larger.American Weasels|E. Raymond Hall
Telephones are in use in Tegucigalpa and a few of the more important towns.
Jutigalpa is the second city of Honduras, being surpassed only by Tegucigalpa.
The first time had been at Tegucigalpa, at a ball given by some society people for charity.The Brand of Silence|Harrington Strong
There is only one bank in the republic, the Banco de Honduras, with its head office at Tegucigalpa.
British Dictionary definitions for tegucigalpa (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for tegucigalpa (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for tegucigalpa
Spanish, literally "the depths," probably in reference to coastal waters on the east side. Said to have been called that by Columbus in 1524. Related: Honduran.
Culture definitions for tegucigalpa
Republic in Central America, bordered by the Caribbean Sea to the north, Nicaragua to the east and south, El Salvador and the Pacific Ocean to the southwest, and Guatemala to the west. Its capital and largest city is Tegucigalpa.