Palenque


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Pa·len·que

 (pä-lĕng′kĕ)
An ancient Mayan city of southern Mexico southeast of Villahermosa. It is the site of the Temple of Inscriptions, noted for its hieroglyphic tablets.

Palenque

(Spanish paˈleŋke)
n
(Placename) the site of an ancient Mayan city in S Mexico famous for its architectural ruins

Pa•len•que

(pɑˈlɛŋ kɛ)

n.
a village in SE Mexico, in Chiapas state: ruins of an ancient Mayan city.
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Panama Isla Palenque Island Resort, Gulf of Chiriqu'ed The eco-focused Cayuga Collection, which runs Lapa Rios in Costa Rica among others, plans to open Isla Palenque Island Resort in the summer.
Un tren rapido Mexico-La Chingada, en el municipio de Palenque, Chiapas, para que cierto personaje se vaya mucho para alla y deje de importunar.
They found the "well-preserved remains" of the royal palace on the north side of the El Palenque archaeological site and say the structure "exhibits certain architectural and organizational features similar to the royal palaces of much later Mesoamerican states described by Colonial-period sources.
Una de las mas recordadas persecusiones, que paso a la historia de resis tencia de los esclavizados de la provincia de Cartagena, fue la emprendida en 1602 contra los cimarrones que habian instalado un palenque en las cercanias de la cienaga de la Matuna bajo el liderazgo de Domingo Bioho (6).
The Dominican Republic's 34,000 b/d Refidomsa refinery issued a tender due 5 May seeking to purchase 300,000 bl of US crude or similar grades for delivery to the Punta Palenque port 19-21 June, according to sources familiar with the tender.
Es una de las 32 entidades federativas de Mexico que posee varios de los destinos turisticos mas importantes del pais, como la zona arqueologica de Palenque, la enigmatica selva Lacandona, con casi un millon de hectareas de superficie, y la ruta de playas.
Los estudios sobre la lengua y la cultura afrocriolla de San Basilio de Palenque han crecido de manera fluctuante desde el "descubrimiento de la aldea al pie de los Montes de Maria a mediados del siglo pasado (1).
They discuss the ideological implications of the spatial arrangement of the Jester God in images; the different visual contexts in which God L appears and his location between the terrestrial and underworldly; the young-lord motif on Chochol[sz]-style ceramic vessels and how the distribution of style sends messages across geographic space; the development of the ancient Maya plaza; how the Palenque Plaza incorporates a message of domination; Tikal's Temple I and its placing of the viewer and king in relation to Jasaw; the use of causeways and stelae placement at Yo'okop; and the use of shared orientational space in contemporary highland Maya performance.
Constructores de ciudades como Tikal y Palenque, cuyas ruinas aun maravillan a propios y extranos y creadores del celebre juego, en el que los equipos intentaban hacer pasar una pequena pelota de caucho por un aro o marcador vertical .
San Basilio de Palenque (Colombia) henceforth referred simply as Palenque, is the most popular palenque that has survived to this day.
The purpose of this environmental assessment was to begin documenting aquatic biodiversity and assess the quality of habitat in aquatic ecosystems along the borders of Palenque National Park in Chiapas, Mexico (17[degrees]29,17,,N, 92[degrees]0202800W).