Coyoacán

geographical name
Co·​yo·​a·​cán | \ ˌkȯi-ō-ə-ˈkän How to pronounce Coyoacán (audio) \

Definition of Coyoacán

city and suburb of Mexico City in Distrito Federal, central Mexico population 620,416

Note: Coyoacán was the first capital of New Spain.

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