- a city in and the capital of Nayarit, W central Mexico.
- a state in W Mexico. 10,442 sq. mi. (27,045 sq. km). Capital: Tepic.
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He wondered what might have occurred in other cities: Tepic, Celaya, Guanajuato?When the Owl Cries
All is over, dear Charles, all is lost—I set out to-night for Tepic, and we shall never meet again but in heaven.An Old Sailor's Yarns
"Don Sebastian Guerrero, proceeding to Tepic with his daughter and four servants," the lieutenant interrupted him.
When you and your father, madam, start tomorrow for Tepic, my friends and myself will set out for San Francisco.
In 1889 its area was much reduced by a subdivision of its coastal zone, which was set apart as the territory of Tepic.
- a city in W central Mexico, capital of Nayarit state: agricultural, trading and processing centre. Pop: 341 000 (2005 est)
- a state of W Mexico, on the Pacific: includes the offshore Tres Marías Islands. Capital: Tepic. Pop: 919 739 (2000). Area: 27 621 sq km (10 772 sq miles)