Atahualpa


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A·ta·hual·pa

 (ä′tə-wäl′pə) also A·ta·ba·li·pa (-bä′lĭ-pä′) 1502?-1533.
Last independent Incan emperor (1532-1533), who defeated his half-brother Huáscar (1532) and briefly reunited the empire after years of civil war. He was captured by the Spaniards, convicted of plotting against Pizarro, and executed by garrote despite his agreement to a vast ransom.

Atahualpa

(ˌætəˈwɑːlpə) or

Atabalipa

n
(Biography) ?1500–33, the last Inca emperor of Peru (1525–33), who was put to death by the Spanish under Pizarro

A•ta•hual•pa

(ˌɑ təˈwɑl pə)

also Atabalipa



n.
c1500–33, last Incan king of Peru (son of Huayna Capac).
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1532: Atahualpa accepts an invitation to dinner The Inca Emperor and his 80,000 men felt no threat from Spanish conquistador Francisco Pizarro and his 180 troops.
The eyes of the football world will turn to Quito's Estadio Olimpico Atahualpa to see if the once unthinkable prospect of a World Cup without Messi is to become a stunning reality.
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During the campaign, Lasso was threatened on several occasions, the worst occurring March 28 at the Atahualpa Olympic Stadium during the game featuring the Ecuadoran national team, when a group of people began throwing rocks at him, his wife, and his children.
Todos los cronistas que relatan ese momento, coinciden en la figura central del cura Valverde entregando el libro al Inca Atahualpa.
L'Equateur a domine le Chili par 3 buts a 0, lors du match dispute jeudi soir au stade olympique Atahualpa a Quito, pour le compte de la 9eme journee des qualifications (zone Amerique du Sud) pour la Coupe du monde 2018 en Russie.
Lawyers representing the mother of Valencia's fiveyear-old child arrived with a judicial order, accompanied by police, and attempted to have Valencia detained at the Atahualpa Stadium in Quito.
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Esa predileccion--por su orografia, que remite frecuentemente al Pichincha y al Panecillo, por su urbanismo y las mil referencias a la Plaza Grande y la Calle de la Ronda o por las figuras de su historia, desde Atahualpa hasta Eloy Alfaro--no es exclusiva de los ecuatorianos a quienes podria atribuirseles, injustamente, en lugar de la admiracion y el amor, cierto patriotismo lirico que jamas ha ido del brazo de la verdadera poesia, como lo demuestran el numero impresionante de textos que no pudieron encontrar aqui cabida: Carlos Sabat Ercasty, Vicente Huidobro, Henri Michaux, Pablo Neruda, Jean Samuel Curtet figuran entre mas de cuarenta poetas a quienes la ciudad de Quito ha reunido en el presente volumen.
Notwithstanding these obviously difficult hindrances, Pizarro still figured out how to catch Atahualpa in a matter of hours, hold him for payment for 8 months, and execute him in spite of the installment of payment.
Por ejemplo, llego Angel Parra a dar un concierto en Coyoacan y nos mostro lo que se cantaba en el Cono Sur con Violeta Parra, Victor Jara y Atahualpa Yupanqui.