geographical name Cam·pe·che \kam-ˈpē-chē, käm-ˈpā-chā\

Definition of Campeche

  1. 1 state of southeastern Mexico in the western part of the Yucatán Peninsula and north of Guatemala area 21,666 square miles (56,115 square kilometers), population 754,730

  2. 2 city, port on the Bay of Campeche (the southwestern section of the Gulf of Mexico), and capital of the Mexican state of Campeche population 259,005

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