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captainship of the Rio Grande in Brazil. It
rises near the coast, and runs s. s. e. entering the
sea close to the cape of San Roque.

Aguada, a sharp point or small island of the
S. sea, near the coast, in the province and corre
gimiento of Atacama.

Aguada (point in Cartagena), a point on the coast of Tierra Firme,
in the province and government of Cartagena. It
is one of those which form the mouth of the gulph
of Uraba or Darien.

AGUADILLA, a river of the province and
kingdom of Tierra Firme. It rises in the moun
tains on the s. and enters the large river Chagre
very
near its mouth, and the castle of this name.
Here ships take in water, on account of the conve
nience of a bay, for the defence of which there is,
upon the shore, a battery belonging to the same
castle, which was built under the directions of
Don Dionisio de Alcedo, in 1743.

AGUADORES, River of the, in the island
of Cuba. It runs into the sea on the s. coast of
this island, having at its mouth a watch-tower and
guard to give notice of vessels which may enter the
port of Santiago de Cuba, from whence it is
seven leagues distant.

AGUAIO, a settlement of the province and go
vernment of Sierra Gorda, in the bay of Mexico,
and kingdom of Nueva España, founded in the
year 1748 by the Colonel of the militia of Quere
taro, Don Joseph de Escandon, Count of Sierra
Gorda.

Aguaio, another settlement, with the dedicatory
title of San Miguel, in the new kingdom of Leon,
inhabited by Spaniards ; 10 leagues distant from
La Punta.

AGUAIUS, a settlement of the province and go
vernment of Quixos and Marcas in the kingdom
of Quito.

AGUAGE, a settlement and real of mines of the
province and government of Sonora in Nueva
España
. Lat. 29°w. Long. 111° 5'

AGUAJES, a settlement of the province of
Tepeguna, and kingdom of Nueva Vizcaya, situ
ate on the shore of the river of Las Nasas.

AGUALEI, a small river of the province and
government of Guayana, which rises in the sierras
of Usupama, and enters the Caroni on the e. side.

AGUALULCO, a settlement and capital of the
jurisdiction of [Izatlan]] in Nueva Galicia. It has
a convent of the religious order of St. Francis, and
in 1745 it contained upwards of 100 families of
Indians, including the wards of its district; 17
leagues w. of Guadalaxara. Lat. 20° 44' n.
Long. 103° 33' w.

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AGUAMENA, a settlement of the jurisdiction
of Santiago de las Atalayas, and government of
San Juan de los Llanos, in the Nuevo Reyno de
Granada
, annexed to the curacy of that city. It is
of a hot temperature, and produces the same fruits
as the other settlements of this province.

AGUAMIRO, a settlement of the province and
cer re gimiento of Huamalies in Peru, celebrated for
some medicinal and very salutary baths.

AGUAN, a river of the province and govern
ment of Honduras, which runs into the sea at the
gulph of this name.

AGUANATO, Santa Maria de, a settlement
of the head settlement of the district of Puruandiro,
^.nAalcaldia mayor of Valladolid, in the province
and bishopric of Mechoacan. It is of a cold tem
perature, situate at the foot of the sierra of Curupo,
and contains 36 families of Indians, who gain their
livelihood by trading in dressed hides. Sixteen
leagues from Pasquaro or Valladolid.

AGUANO, a lake of the province and govern
ment of Mainas in the kingdom of Quito. ' It is
formed by an arm or channel of the river Gualla
ga, and is very near the shore of that river.

AGUANOS, San Antonio de, a settlement
of the province and government of Mainas in the
kingdom of Quito ; one of those which belonged
to the missions held there by the Jesuits, and
thus called from the nation of Indians of whom it is
composed. It was founded in 1670 by the father
Lorenzo Lucero.

Aguanos, another settlement, with the dedica
tory title of San Francisco, in this province, and
of these missions.

AGUAPAI, a river of the province and go
vernment of Paraguay. It rises between the Pa
rana and the Uruguay, near the settleiment of San
Carlos, runs j. forming a curve, and returning c.
enters the last of the above rivers not far from the
settlement of La Cruz.

Aguapai, another river of the same province
and government
, which runs w. and enters the
Parana close to the Juan Gazu.

AGUAPEI, a river of the same province and
government
as the two former. It is very small,
and rises in the mountains of Nuestra Senora de
Fe ; runs from n. to s. and enters the Parana.

AGUARAU, a river of the province and go
vernment of Paraguay, which runs w. and enters
the Parana between the Inau and Piray .

AGUARICO, San Pedro de, a settlement of
Indians, converted by the missions of the Jesuits,
in the province and government of Mainas; situ
ate on the shore of the river Napo.

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Tiene el mismo nombreUn Farallón o Islote de la mar del Sur, cerca de la Costa, en la Provincia y Corregimiento de Atacama.

Tiene el mismo nombre, Una Punta de la Costa de Tierra Firme, en la Provincia y Gobierno de Cartagena ; la qual es una de las que forman la boca del golfo de Uraba o del Darien.

AGUA CLARA, Río de la Provincia y Gobierno del Paraguay, corre al E y entra en el del Paraná por la vanda del O.

AGUA COLORADA, Río de la misma Provincia y Gobierno que el antecedente, corre al E, y entra también en el Grande del Paraná.

AGUADILLA, Río de la Provincia y Reyno de Tierra Firme, nace en sus montañas a la parte del S, y entra en el grande de Chagre, muy cerca de su boca y del Castillo de este nombre; es donde hacen aguada las embarcaciones, por la comodidad de una ensenada, para cuya defensa hay a su orilla una batería dependiente del mismo Castillo, que mandó construir Don Dionisio de Alcedo el año de 1743.

AGUADORE, río de los, en la Isla de Cuba, sale al mar en la Costa meridional de ella, a cuya boca tiene una atalaya y guardia para dar cuenta de las embarcaciones que entran en el Puerto de Santiago de Cuba, de donde dista 7 leguas.

AGUA DULCE, Caleta de, en la Costa del S del estrecho de Magallanes, al lado de la Bahía de San Martin.

AGUA ESCONDIDA, Pueblo de la Provincia y Gobierno de Sonora en Nueva España, situado al pie de un monte y al N del de Santa Clara.

AGUAIO, Pueblo de la Provincia y Gobierno de Sierra Gorda en el Seno Mexicano y Reyno de Nueva España, fundado el año de 1748 por el Coronel de Milicias de Queretaro Don Joseph de Escandon, Conde de Sierra Gorda.

Tiene el mismo nombre otro Pueblo, con la advocación de San Miguel, en el Nuevo Reyno de León, habitado de Españoles, 10 leguas distante del de la Punta.

AGUAIUS, Pueblo de la Provincia y Gobierno de Quixos y Macas en el Reyno de Quito.

AGUAJE, Pueblo y Real de Minas de la Provincia y Gobierno de Sonora, en Nueva España.

AGUAJES, De Cañada Honda, Pueblo de la Provincia de Tepeguana y Reyno del Nueva Vizcaya, situado a orilla del río de las Nasas.

AGUALEI, Río pequeño de la Provincia y Gobierno de la Guayana, nace en las sierras de Usupama, y entra en el de Caroni, por la vanda del E.

AGUALULCO, Pueblo Capital de la jurisdicción de Izatlán, en la Nueva Galicia, tiene un Convento cisco, y el año de 1745 tenia mas de 100 familias de Indios, inclusos los barrios de su distrito; está 17 leg. al O de Guadalaxara: longitud 0,66 10, latitud 21 10.

AGUAMELA, Pueblo de la jurisdicción de Santiago de las Atalayas, y Gobierno de San Juan de los Xlanos, en el Nuevo Reyno de Granada, anexo al Curato de aquella Ciudad: es de temperamento cálido, y produce los mismos frutos que los demás Pueblas de esta Provincia.

AGUAMIRO, Pueblo de la Provincia y Corregimiento de Huamalies, en el Perú, célebre por unos baños que tiene de aguas minerales, muy saludables.

AGUAN, Río de la Provincia y Gobierno de Honduras 5 sale al mar en el Golfo de su nombre.

AGUANATO, Santa María de, Pueblo de la Cabecera de Partido de Puruandiro, y Alcaldía mayor de Valladolid, en la Provincia y Obispado de Mechoacan, es de temperamento frío, situado al pie de la sierra de Curupo: tiene 36 familias de Indios, que viven del trato de curtir cueros; está 16 leguas de Pasqtiaro o Valladolid.

AGUANG, Laguna de la Provincia y Gobierno de Mainas, en el Reyno de Quito, se forma de un brazo o desague del río Guallaga, y está muy cerca de su orilla.

AGUANOS, San Antonio de los, Pueblo de la Provincia y Gobierno de Mainas, en el Reyno de Quito, uno de las Misiones que tenían en ella los Regulares de la Compañía, llamado así por la nación de Indios de que se compone, lo fundó el año de 1670 el Padre Lorenzo Lucero.

Otro Pueblo hay del mismo nombre con la advocación de San Francisco, en esta Provincia y Misiones.

AGUAPAI, Río de la Provincia y Gobierno del Paraguay, nace entre los de Paraná y Uruguay, cerca del Pueblo de San Carlos, corre acia el S formando un arco, y volviendo al IE entra en el último de aquellos, no distante del Pueblo de la Cruz.

Otro río,Otro río de la misma Provincia y Gobierno, corre al O, y entra en el Paraná, junto al de Juan Gazú.

AGUAPEI, Río de la misma Provincia y Gobierno que los antecedentes, es pequeño, y nace de la montaña del Pueblo de nuestra Señora de Fe; corre del N al S, y entra en el Paraná.

AGUARAU, Río de la Provincia y Gobierno del Paraguay, corre al O y entra en el Paraná, entre los de Inau y Piray.

AGUARICO, San Pedro de, Pueblo de Indios; reducción de las Misiones que tenian los Regulares de la Compañía, en la Provincia y Gobierno de Mainas, situado a orilla del río Napo.

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captainship of the Rio Grande in Brazil. It
rises near the coast, and runs s. s. e. entering the
sea close to the cape of San Roque.

Aguada, a sharp point or small island of the
S. sea, near the coast, in the province and corre
gimiento of Atacama.

Aguada (point in Cartagena), a point on the coast of Tierra Firme,
in the province and government of Cartagena. It
is one of those which form the mouth of the gulph
of Uraba or Darien.

AGUADILLA, a river of the province and
kingdom of Tierra Firme. It rises in the moun
tains on the s. and enters the large river Chagre
very
near its mouth, and the castle of this name.
Here ships take in water, on account of the conve
nience of a bay, for the defence of which there is,
upon the shore, a battery belonging to the same
castle, which was built under the directions of
Don Dionisio de Alcedo, in 1743.

AGUADORES, River of the, in the island
of Cuba. It runs into the sea on the s. coast of
this island, having at its mouth a watch-tower and
guard to give notice of vessels which may enter the
port of Santiago de Cuba, from whence it is
seven leagues distant.

AGUAIO, a settlement of the province and go
vernment of Sierra Gorda, in the bay of Mexico,
and kingdom of Nueva España, founded in the
year 1748 by the Colonel of the militia of Quere
taro, Don Joseph de Escandon, Count of Sierra
Gorda.

Aguaio, another settlement, with the dedicatory
title of San Miguel, in the new kingdom of Leon,
inhabited by Spaniards ; 10 leagues distant from
La Punta.

AGUAIUS, a settlement of the province and go
vernment of Quixos and Marcas in the kingdom
of Quito.

AGUAGE, a settlement and real of mines of the
province and government of Sonora in Nueva
España
. Lat. 29°w. Long. 111° 5'

AGUAJES, a settlement of the province of
Tepeguna, and kingdom of Nueva Vizcaya, situ
ate on the shore of the river of Las Nasas.

AGUALEI, a small river of the province and
government of Guayana, which rises in the sierras
of Usupama, and enters the Caroni on the e. side.

AGUALULCO, a settlement and capital of the
jurisdiction of [Izatlan]] in Nueva Galicia. It has
a convent of the religious order of St. Francis, and
in 1745 it contained upwards of 100 families of
Indians, including the wards of its district; 17
leagues w. of Guadalaxara. Lat. 20° 44' n.
Long. 103° 33' w.

VOL. T,

17

AGUAMENA, a settlement of the jurisdiction
of Santiago de las Atalayas, and government of
San Juan de los Llanos, in the Nuevo Reyno de
Granada
, annexed to the curacy of that city. It is
of a hot temperature, and produces the same fruits
as the other settlements of this province.

AGUAMIRO, a settlement of the province and
cer re gimiento of Huamalies in Peru, celebrated for
some medicinal and very salutary baths.

AGUAN, a river of the province and govern
ment of Honduras, which runs into the sea at the
gulph of this name.

AGUANATO, Santa Maria de, a settlement
of the head settlement of the district of Puruandiro,
^.nAalcaldia mayor of Valladolid, in the province
and bishopric of Mechoacan. It is of a cold tem
perature, situate at the foot of the sierra of Curupo,
and contains 36 families of Indians, who gain their
livelihood by trading in dressed hides. Sixteen
leagues from Pasquaro or Valladolid.

AGUANO, a lake of the province and govern
ment of Mainas in the kingdom of Quito. ' It is
formed by an arm or channel of the river Gualla
ga, and is very near the shore of that river.

AGUANOS, San Antonio de, a settlement
of the province and government of Mainas in the
kingdom of Quito ; one of those which belonged
to the missions held there by the Jesuits, and
thus called from the nation of Indians of whom it is
composed. It was founded in 1670 by the father
Lorenzo Lucero.

Aguanos, another settlement, with the dedica
tory title of San Francisco, in this province, and
of these missions.

AGUAPAI, a river of the province and go
vernment of Paraguay. It rises between the Pa
rana and the Uruguay, near the settleiment of San
Carlos, runs j. forming a curve, and returning c.
enters the last of the above rivers not far from the
settlement of La Cruz.

Aguapai, another river of the same province
and government
, which runs w. and enters the
Parana close to the Juan Gazu.

AGUAPEI, a river of the same province and
government
as the two former. It is very small,
and rises in the mountains of Nuestra Senora de
Fe ; runs from n. to s. and enters the Parana.

AGUARAU, a river of the province and go
vernment of Paraguay, which runs w. and enters
the Parana between the Inau and Piray .

AGUARICO, San Pedro de, a settlement of
Indians, converted by the missions of the Jesuits,
in the province and government of Mainas; situ
ate on the shore of the river Napo.

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