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Ulúa

[oo-loo-ah]
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noun
  1. a river in NW Honduras, flowing NE to the Caribbean Sea. About 200 miles (320 km) long.
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Historical Examples

  • Ulua, however, was by no means a city devoted exclusively to luxury.

    In Search of El Dorado

    Harry Collingwood

  • But with you as King of Ulua, the thing will be as simple as falling off a log.

    In Search of El Dorado

    Harry Collingwood

  • The officer instantly caught the name Ulua and repeated it, smilingly pointing in the direction of the city.

    In Search of El Dorado

    Harry Collingwood

  • Is he not the ‘Keeper of Statutes,’ and as such, the most suitable man for the position of virtual ruler of Ulua?

    In Search of El Dorado

    Harry Collingwood

  • Cortéz, at first, landed on the island of Ulua, in front of the site of the present city.

    Mexico and its Religion

    Robert A. Wilson