Meaning of La Paz

La Paz

Pronunciation: (lä päs' Eng. l&schwa päz'), [key]
  1. a city in and the administrative capital of Bolivia, in the W part; Sucre is the official capital. 660,700; ab. 12,000 ft. (3660 m) above sea level.
  2. a city in SE Lower California, in NW Mexico. 46,000.
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