Illampu


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Il·lam·pu

 (ē-yäm′po͞o)
A peak, 6,368 m (20,892 ft) high, in the Andes of western Bolivia northwest of La Paz.

Illampu

(Spanish iʎamˈpu)
n
(Placename) one of the two peaks of Mount Sorata

I•llam•pu

(iˈyɑm pu)

n.
a peak of Mount Sorata, in W Bolivia.
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Noun1.Illampu - a mountain peak in the Andes in Bolivia (20,870 feet high)Illampu - a mountain peak in the Andes in Bolivia (20,870 feet high)
Bolivia, Republic of Bolivia - a landlocked republic in central South America; Simon Bolivar founded Bolivia in 1825 after winning independence from Spain
Andes - a mountain range in South America running 5000 miles along the Pacific coast
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Jach'aT'ulaT'ulanaSawipa" 7-8) Al otro lado del Illampu, al otro lado del Sorata, esta lo inacabable, el sin fin, el mas alla, la otra vida, asi dicen las abuelas, asi dicen los abuelos.
Illimani, Wayna Potosi, Chachakumani, Kunturiri, Illampu constituyen los nombres de los nevados que estan presentes en la mayor parte de las oraciones y letanias aymaras tanto en las waxt'as, mesas ceremoniales, como en las ch'allas (libaciones) e incluso en las consultas a la hoja de coca.
Flores, who used to work as a farmer, has lived next to Bolivia's highest mountain, the Illampu, for his entire life.