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Type Settlement
Pronounced Pron. /bo.ɡo.ˈta/(Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese) /ˌboʊ.ɡə.ˈtɑː/(English) /ˌbɒ.ɡə.ˈtɑː/(English) /bo.ɡo.ˈtaː/(German) /ˈbo.ɡo.taː/(Hungarian) /bɔ.ɡu.ˈta/(European Spanish)  [key·simplify]

Meaning & History

Meaning uncertain, likely derived from an unknown Chibcha word. The original Chibcha name has been attributed to Bacatá (also rendered as Muyquytá) meaning "fields' end" or "outside the farmlands", the name of a historical settlement. This is the name of the capital city of Colombia.
Added 3/17/2024 by anonymous

See Also

User submissions Bogota, Bogotà