San Felipe

San Felipe

(săn fəlē`pā), pueblo (1990 pop. 1,557), Sandoval co., N central N.Mex., on the Rio Grande; founded early 18th cent. The inhabitants are PuebloPueblo,
name given by the Spanish to the sedentary Native Americans who lived in stone or adobe communal houses in what is now the SW United States. The term pueblo is also used for the villages occupied by the Pueblo.
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 of the Keresan linguistic family. Ceremonial dances are held there in spring and winter.
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San Felipe

 

a city in northwestern Venezuela, capital of Yar-acuy State. Population, 43,400 (1970). San Felipe has a railroad station. It is the trade center for an agricultural region that has coffee, cacao, and sugarcane plantations. There is dairy farming in the area. San Felipe has food-processing enterprises.


San Felipe

 

a city in central Chile, on the Aconcagua River. Capital of San Felipe Province. Population, 25,500 (1970). San Felipe has a railroad station. It is a trade center for an agricultural region that grows barley, hemp, tobacco, and vegetables and raises cattle. Fruit orchards and vineyards are in the area. The food-processing industry is represented by the production of canned goods, vegetable oil, flour, and wine. San Felipe was founded in 1740.

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Between these outer lines and the main Cordillera, a succession of level basins, generally opening into each other by narrow passages, extend far to the southward: in these, the principal towns are situated, as San Felipe, Santiago, San Fernando.
We passed likewise San Felipe, a pretty straggling town like Quillota.
-- We left Jajuel and again crossed the basin of San Felipe. The day was truly Chilian: glaringly bright, and the atmosphere quite clear.
I COULD use a tree right now, I muttered to myself as I feel the sun's rays piercing through my skin in the middle of a beautiful but barren landscape of San Felipe, Zambales.
Americas Silver also announces that the agreement to sell the company's option on the San Felipe project in Sonora, Mexico to a subsidiary of Premier Gold Mines has been terminated in accordance with its terms.
Mariano San Felipe, the municipal administrator of Sagnay, said the bodies were already in a state of decomposition when they extracted it in Barangay Patitinan at around 10 a.m.
Vehicles from Kalentong en route to Boni Avenue eastbound lane should use the westbound lane of Boni Avenue in front of San Felipe Neri Catholic Cemetery, then straight ahead to Boni Avenue.
Meanwhile another ship San Felipe with containers also arrived at outer anchorage of Port Qasim during last 24 hours.
Many county leaders whose municipalities would be directly affected by the facility's erection have already voiced their opinions, namely the City of Sealy and the Town of San Felipe.

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