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Guatemala

Pronunciation: /ˌɡwädəˈmälə/
A country in Central America that borders on the Pacific Ocean and has a short coastline on the Caribbean Sea; population 13,276,500 (est. 2009); capital, Guatemala City; official language, Spanish.

A former center of Mayan civilization, Guatemala was conquered by the Spanish in 1523–24. After independence, it formed the core of the short-lived United Provinces of Central America 1828–38 before becoming an independent republic in its own right.

Words that rhyme with Guatemala

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Syllabification: Gua·te·ma·la

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