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Charro
CHARRO is a term referring to a traditional horseman from Mexico
Mexico
, originating in the central-western regions primarily in the states of Jalisco
Jalisco
, Zacatecas
Zacatecas
, Durango
Durango
, Chihuahua , Aguascalientes
Aguascalientes
, and Guanajuato
Guanajuato
. The Spanish terms vaquero and ranchero (cowboy and rancher ) are similar to the charro but different in culture, etiquette , mannerism, clothing, tradition and social status. Charreada has become the official sport of Mexico
Mexico
and maintains traditional rules and regulations in effect from colonial times up to the Mexican Revolution
Mexican Revolution

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Agave
See text. See also full listing . AGAVE (US: /əˈɡɑːviː/ , UK: /əˈɡeɪviː/ , Anglo-Hispanic: /əˈɡɑːveɪ/ ) is a genus of monocots native to the hot and arid regions of Mexico
Mexico
and the Southwestern United States
Southwestern United States
. Some agave species are also native to tropical areas of South America
South America
. The plants are perennial , but each rosette flowers once and then dies (see semelparity ). Some species are known by the name "century plant". Agave tequilana
Agave tequilana
, agave azul or blue agave, is used in the production of tequila . Agave nectar
Agave nectar
, also called agave syrup, a sweetener derived from Agave
Agave
sap , is used as an alternative to sugar in cooking, and can be added to breakfast cereals as a binding agent
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Chamois
The CHAMOIS ( Rupicapra rupicapra) is a species of goat-antelope native to mountains in Europe
Europe
, including the European Alps
Alps
, the Pyrenees , the Carpathians , the Tatra Mountains , the Balkans , parts of Turkey
Turkey
, the Caucasus
Caucasus
, and the Apennines
Apennines
. The chamois has also been introduced to the South Island
South Island
of New Zealand
New Zealand
. Some subspecies of chamois are strictly protected in the EU under the European Habitats Directive
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State Of Mexico
The STATE OF MEXICO (Spanish : Estado de México, pronounced ( listen )) is one of the 32 federal entities of Mexico
Mexico
. It is the most populous , as well as the most densely populated state . It is divided into 125 municipalities and its capital city is Toluca
Toluca
de Lerdo . The State of Mexico
Mexico
is often abbreviated to "EDOMEX" from Estado de México in Spanish, to distinguish it from the name of the whole country. It is located in South-Central Mexico. It is bordered by the states of Querétaro and Hidalgo to the north, Morelos and Guerrero
Guerrero
to the south, Michoacán to the west, Tlaxcala
Tlaxcala
and Puebla
Puebla
to the east, and surrounds on three sides Mexico
Mexico
City (the former Federal District)
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Mexican War Of Independence
Mexican independence * First Mexican Empire
First Mexican Empire
gains independence from Spain * Signing of the Declaration of Independence of the Mexican Empire
Declaration of Independence of the Mexican Empire
Territorial changes Spain
Spain
loses the continental area of Viceroyalty of New Spain
Spain
BELLIGERENTS Insurgents Army of the Three Guarantees (1821) Spanish Empire
Spanish Empire
* Mexican royalists COMMANDERS AND LEADERS Miguel Hidalgo
Miguel Hidalgo
(1810–11) Ignacio Allende (1810–11) Ignacio López R
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Indigenous Peoples Of The Americas
The INDIGENOUS PEOPLES OF THE AMERICAS are the pre-Columbian peoples of the Americas and their descendants. Indígenas or pueblos indígenas ("indigenous peoples") is a common term in Spanish-speaking countries , and pueblos nativos or nativos (lit. "native peoples" in the sense of descendants of non-immigrants) may also be heard, while aborigen (aborigine) is used in Argentina
Argentina
, and pueblos aborígenes (aboriginal peoples) is common in Chile
Chile
. The term "Amerindian" (short for "'Indians of the Americas") is used in Quebec
Quebec
, the Guianas , and the English-speaking Caribbean
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New Spain
NEW SPAIN (Spanish : Nueva España) was a colonial territory of the Spanish Empire
Spanish Empire
in the New World
New World
north of the Isthmus of Panama
Panama
. It was established following the Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire in 1521, and following additional conquests, it was made a viceroyalty (Spanish: virreinato) in 1535. The first of four viceroyalties Spain created in the Americas , it comprised Mexico
Mexico
, Central America , much of the Southwestern and Central United States
United States
, and Spanish Florida as well as the Philippines, Guam, Mariana and Caroline Islands
Caroline Islands

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Tlaxcaltec
The TLAXCALANS, or TALAXCALTECS, were an indigenous group of Nahua ethnicity who inhabited the republic of Tlaxcala
Tlaxcala
located in what is now the Mexican state of Tlaxcala
Tlaxcala
. PRE-COLUMBIAN HISTORYThe Tlaxcaltecs were originally a conglomeration of three distinct ethnic groups who spoke Nahuatl , Otomi , and Pinome . Eventually, the Nahuatl speakers became the dominant ethnic group. Despite early attempts by the Mexica , the Tlaxcalteca were never conquered by the Aztec Triple Alliance . The Aztecs allowed them to maintain their independence so that they could participate in the xochiyaoyatl (flower wars ) with them to facilitate human sacrifice
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Mestizo
MESTIZO (/mɛˈstizoʊ/ ; Peninsular Spanish : , Latin American Spanish , Philippine Spanish : ) is a term traditionally used in Spain, the Philippines, parts of Central America, especially in Belize and Latin America which originally meant a person of combined European and Amerindian or Pacific Islander
Pacific Islander
descent, regardless of where the person was born. The term was used as an ethnic/racial category in the casta system that was in use during the Spanish Empire
Spanish Empire
's control of their New World colonies. Nowadays though, particularly in Latin America , Mestizo
Mestizo
has become more of a cultural term, with culturally mainstream Latin Americans regarded or termed as Mestizos regardless of their actual ancestry, and with the term "Indian" being reserved exclusively for people who have maintained a separate ethnic identity, language, tribal affiliation, etc
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Alba De Tormes
ALBA DE TORMES is a municipality in the province of Salamanca
Salamanca
, western Spain
Spain
, part of the autonomous community of Castile and León . The town is on the River Tormes upstream from the city of Salamanca . Alba gave its name to one of Spain\'s most important dukedoms . St Teresa of Ávila died at a convent she founded in the town and is buried there. From the 12th to the 19th century, the monastery of San Leonardo was located outside the walls of Alba
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Vitigudino
VITIGUDINO is a village and municipality in the province of Salamanca , western Spain
Spain
, part of the autonomous community of Castile-Leon . It is located 67 kilometers from the provincial capital city of Salamanca
Salamanca
and has a population of 2,634 people . GEOGRAPHYThe municipality covers an area of 52 km². It lies 769 meters above sea level and the post code is 37210. SEE ALSOList of municipalities in Salamanca
Salamanca
REFERENCES * ^ A B "Municipio: Vitigudino". www.lasalina.es. Retrieved 2017-11-07. * ^ "Salamanca: Población por municipios y sexo". www.ine.es (in Spanish). Retrieved 2017-11-07
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California
Native languages as of 2007 * English 57.4% * Spanish 28.5% * Chinese 2.8% * Tagalog 2.2% DEMONYM Californian CAPITAL Sacramento LARGEST CITY Los Angeles
Los Angeles
LARGEST METRO Greater Los Angeles
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Texas
TEXAS (/ˈtɛksəs/ , locally /ˈtɛksᵻz/ ; Spanish : Texas
Texas
or Tejas ) is the second largest state in the United States
United States
by both area and population . Geographically located in the South Central region of the country, Texas
Texas
shares borders with the U.S. states of Louisiana
Louisiana
to the east, Arkansas
Arkansas
to the northeast, Oklahoma
Oklahoma
to the north, New Mexico to the west, and the Mexican states of Chihuahua , Coahuila , Nuevo León , and Tamaulipas to the southwest, while the Gulf of Mexico is to the southeast. Houston
Houston
is the most populous city in Texas
Texas
and the fourth largest in the U.S., while San Antonio is the second most populous in the state and seventh largest in the U.S
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Illinois
ILLINOIS (/ˌɪlᵻˈnɔɪ/ ( listen ) IL-i-NOY , /ˌɪləˈnɔɪ/ ) is a state in the Midwestern region of the United States
United States
, achieving statehood in 1818. Illinois
Illinois
is the 5th-most populous state and 25th-largest state in terms of land area , and is noted as a microcosm of the entire country. The word "Illinois" comes from a French rendering of a native Algonquin word. With Chicago
Chicago
in the northeast on Lake Michigan , small industrial cities and great agricultural productivity in central and northern Illinois, and natural resources like coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois
Illinois
has a diverse economic base and is a major transportation hub
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