sucre

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noun su·cre \ˈsü-(ˌ)krā\

Definition of sucre

  1. :  the basic monetary unit of Ecuador until 2000

Origin and Etymology of sucre

Spanish, from Antonio José de Sucre


First Known Use: 1886


Sucre

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biographical name Su·cre \ˈsü-(ˌ)krā\

Definition of Sucre

  1. Antonio José de 1795–1830 South American liberator


Sucre

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geographical name Su·cre \ˈsü-(ˌ)krā\

Definition of Sucre

  1. city southeast of La Paz in south central Bolivia population 244,000 Sucre is Bolivia's constitutional capital.


Learn More about sucre

  1. Spanish Central: Translation of sucre Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about sucre


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