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ˈpɑs tɔpas·to

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  1. Galeras, Pastonoun

    an active volcano in southeastern Colombia in the Andes


  1. pasto

    Pasto, officially San Juan de Pasto (Spanish pronunciation: [saŋ ˈxwan de ˈpasto]; "Saint John of Pasto"), is the capital of the department of Nariño, in southern Colombia. Pasto was founded in 1537 and named after indigenous people of the area. In the 2018 census, the city had approximately 480.000 inhabitants. Pasto is located in the Atriz Valley on the Andes cordillera, at the foot of the Galeras volcano.


  1. pasto

    "Pasto" is a Spanish term that can have different meanings based on the context. It can refer to: 1. Grass or lawn: It is often used to reference the common plants in fields or gardens. 2. Fodder: It refers to food given to domestic animals, especially to livestock. 3. Meal or feed: In some regions, it is used to denote a meal or food in general. 4. Pasto is also the name of a city in Colombia. So, a general definition would be that pasto is a term that generally refers to grass, food or fodder, or a specific geographical location in Colombia.

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  1. PASTO

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Pasto is ranked #99378 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Pasto surname appeared 182 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Pasto.

    71.4% or 130 total occurrences were White.
    23.6% or 43 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.7% or 5 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pasto in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pasto in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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