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[rah-mawn] /rɑˈmɔn/ (Show IPA), 1797–1867, Peruvian general and statesman: president of Peru 1845–51 and 1855–62.
Historical Examples

These mountains contain large pines, and other trees found in Castilla.
The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898: Volume XIV., 1606-1609 Various

Just as we were eating the latter the Castilla and Velasco came out.
The Dreamers John Kendrick Bangs

That prince, having become a Christian, became a willing subject to the kings of Castilla.
The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Volume XXI, 1624 Various

The provisions in this land are as dear as those in Castilla.
The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898 E. H. Blair

Montejo carried his pennant to the Castilla, but five minutes after that ship was set on fire by the shells.
The Blue and The Gray A. R. White

That the city of Cebu sent a ship to Castilla, in the year 1597, which was lost on the sea.
The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898 E. H. Blair

Governor Castilla followed the policy of his predecessor and remained neutral.
The History of Sulu Najeeb M. Saleeby

On the Spanish arms two castles (for Castilla) and two lions (for Len) are pictured.
Modern Spanish Lyrics Various

There they hold their meetings and feasts, and there is their glory, as is the open country in Castilla.
The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898 – Volume 40 of 55 Francisco Colin

All those fathers who came here were from the province of Castilla.
The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Volume XXIV, 1630-34 Various


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