La Guaira


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La Guaira

(Spanish la ˈɡwaira) or

La Guayra

n
(Placename) the chief seaport of Venezuela, on the Caribbean. Pop: 26 669 (1990 est)

La Guai•ra

(lɑ ˈgwaɪ rə)
n.
a seaport in N Venezuela: the port of Caracas. 26,154.
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Ellos se fueron pa' La Guaira pa' ca' e mi helmana pero pa monte no!
(1) Escaping from prison in Venezuela in 1797, they joined the republican Conspiracy of La Guaira, led by creole independence fighters Manuel Gual and Jose Maria Espana.
Armando Reveron, Retrato de un hombre (El loco de la Guaira) (Portrait of a Man [The Madman of the Guaira]), 1929, oil and charcoal on canvas, 18 x 14".