Cagayan

geographical name
Ca·​ga·​yan | \ ˌkä-gä-ˈyän How to pronounce Cagayan (audio) \
variants: or Rio Grande de Cagayan \ ˌrē-​ō-​ˈgrän-​dā-​dā-​ How to pronounce Rio Grande de Cagayan (audio) \

Definition of Cagayan

river 220 miles (354 kilometers) long which flows north in northeastern Luzon, Philippines

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