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Type Settlement
Pronounced Pron. o-BYEHDO(Spanish) oo-BYEHOO(Asturian)  [key·IPA]
Other Forms FormsUviéu

Meaning & History

One of the best-known theories suggests that the term Oviedo comes from the union of urbs and vetus, which in Latin means "old city." Other theories relate it to "ovem" (sheep), and possibly meaning "place full of sheep"
Added 1/17/2024 by Fueyes