What does ayacucho mean?

Definitions for ayacuchoˌɑ yɑˈku tʃɔ

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  1. Ayacucho

    Ayacucho, also known as Huamanga, is the capital city of Huamanga Province, Ayacucho Region, Peru. Ayacucho is famous for its 33 churches, which represent one for each year of Jesus' life. Ayacucho has large religious celebrations, especially during the Holy Week of Easter. These celebrations include horse races featuring Peruvian Caballos de Paso and the traditional running of the bulls, known locally as the jalatoro or pascuatoro. The jalatoro is similar to the Spanish encierro, except that the bulls are led by horses of the Morochucos. The name is derived from the Quechua words aya and kuchu, referring to a major battle for independence. Another possible interpretation is "soul or spirit corner," in reference to the great devotion of its people, even in pre-Hispanic times.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ayacucho in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ayacucho in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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