Tapachula

noun Ta·pa·chu·la \ ˌtäpəˈchülə \
variants: or Tapachultec \-ˈchülˌtek\

Definition of Tapachula

plural Tapachula or Tapachulas or Tapachultec or Tapachultecs
1 a : a Zoquean people of the Mexico-Guatemala border region
b : a member of such people
2 : the language of the Tapachula people

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Origin and Etymology of tapachula

Mexican Spanish, from Nahuatl


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