Viejo sentence example
- Ponce's hospitable reception by the native chief, Aquebana or Guaybana, and his fairly profitable search for the precious metal led King Ferdinand in 1509 to give him an appointment as temporary governor of the island, where his companions had already established the settlement of Caparra (Pueblo Viejo, near the present San Juan).
- The original settlement, now called Pueblo Viejo, 4 m.
- The original site, known as Chillan Viejo, forms a suburb of the new city.
- They issue from the flanks of the "Volcan Viejo," about 7000 ft.
- The principal volcanoes of the Chillan group are the Nevado (9528 ft.) and the Viejo.Advertisement
- The present city is about two leagues from the original site (Pueblo Viejo).
- The famous code known as the Ordenamiento Real de Alcald, or Fuero Viejo de Castilla, dates from a still later period.
- Between these two extremes the chief cones, proceeding southwards, are: the Maribios chain, comprising El Viejo (5840 ft.), Santa Clara, Telica, Orota, Las Pilas,'Axosco, Momotombo (4127 ft.), all crowded close together between the Bay of Fonesca and Lake Managua; Masaya or Popocatepac (which was active in 1670, 1782, 1857 and 5902, and attains a height of 2972 ft.), and Mombacho (4593 ft.), near Granada; lastly, in Lake Nicaragua the two islands of Zapatera and Ometepe or Omotepec with its twin peaks Ometepe (5 6 43 ft.) and Madera.
- The name Barotac is from the Spanish word baro, which means mud, as well as the last syllables of tac and lutac. With nuevo, translated as new, added to the name, it distinguished it from another town called Barotac Viejo just a few town to the north.
- On his return to Spain, Moratin was tonsured and presented to a sinecure benefice in the diocese of Burgos, and in 1786 his first play, ET Viejo y la nina, was produced at the Teatro del Principe.Advertisement
- E-Commerce Exchange Orange County began in 1989 as a two person home-based business in Mission Viejo, CA.
- Kick-off Mixer at Park Place Lexus of Mission Viejo on 2/18/10 at 6:00 pm for team captains, business leaders, and all interested in find out more about the Relay For Life.