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Definition of the noun santiago

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noun - plural: -

  1. a naval battle in the Spanish-American War (1898); the United States fleet bottled up the Spanish ships in the harbor of Santiago de Cuba and destroyed them when they tried to escape


  1. Santiago, also Santiago de Chile, is the capital and largest city of Chile. It is also the center of its largest conurbation. Santiago is located in the country's central valley, at an elevation of 520 m above mean sea level.
  2. Santiago: The Commune of Santiago is the central commune of the Santiago Province, located at the center of the Santiago Metropolitan Region in Chile's Central Zone. Locally, Santiago is usually abbreviated Stgo. It is also called as "Santiago Centro" in order to differentiate it from Greater Santiago, a larger entity which includes Santiago Commune along with other 36 communes.
  3. Santiago, or Santiagu in Cape Verdean Creole, is the largest island of Cape Verde, its most important agricultural centre and home to half the nation’s population.
  4. Santiago, officially the City of Santiago and often referred to as Santiago City, is an independent component city located between southwestern part of Isabela and northwestern boundary of Quirino in Northeastern Luzon island of the Philippines. It is the gateway to the vast plains of Cagayan Valley. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 132,804 people.
  5. Santiago is a municipality located in the center of the Mexican state of Nuevo León. It is part of the Monterrey metropolitan area and its area comprises around 763.8 km². According to the 2005 census, its population is 37,886 inhabitants.
  6. Santiago is a municipality of the western part of the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. It serves the capital of the microregion of the same name. Its area is 3,264.3 km² and its population was 51,375 in 2003. Its elevation is at 361 m. It is located 450 km west of the state capital of Porto Alegre and northeast of Alegrete. Its nickname of the city is "The Land of the Poets".
  7. Santiago a.k.a. Santiago Province, Chile: Santiago Province is one of the six provinces of the Santiago Metropolitan Region of central Chile. It encompasses the majority of the population of that region, including 31 of the 36 communities of Greater Santiago. The province spans 2,030.3 km.
  8. Santiago is a town and municipality located in the Putumayo Department, Republic of Colombia. It is the birthplace of Inga painter, Carlos Jacanamijoy.
  9. Santiago is a comarca in the Galician Province of A Coruña. The overall population of this local region is 150,286.
  10. Santiago is a small town in Los Cabos Municipality in Baja California Sur, Mexico, located on Mexico's Highway 1, about an hour's drive north of San José del Cabo. Like Todos Santos it is almost directly on top of the Tropic of Cancer. It is also home of the only zoo in Baja California Sur.
  11. Santiago is a former civil parish in the city and municipality of Lisbon, Portugal. It had a total area of 0.06 km² and total population of 846 inhabitants; density: 13,823 hab/km². At the administrative reorganization of Lisbon on 8 December 2012 it became part of the parish Santa Maria Maior.
  12. Santiago is a parish located in Valdés, a municipality within the province and Autonomous Community of Asturias, in northern Spain.
  13. Santiago is a former civil parish in the municipality of Tavira, Portugal. In 2013, the parish merged into the new parish Tavira.
  14. The Santiago micro-region is a micro-region in the western part of the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. The area is 11,213.844 km².
  15. Santiago is one of three parishes in Sariego, a municipality within the province and autonomous community of Asturias, in northern Spain.

There are other places with in their name, like Fort Santiago, Santiago Minas, santiago nuyoó, Santiago Tillo, Santiago Yaveo, Santiago Apoala, Santiago Astata, Santiago do Sul, Santiago Lalopa, Santiago Laxopa, Santiago Mariño, Santiago Millas, Santiago Tuxtla, Santiago Xanica, santiago xiacuí, Santiago Zautla, Santiago Apóstol, Santiago Choapam, Santiago College and Santiago de Cali.


  1. Santiago a.k.a. Santi Millán: Santiago Millán Montes, professionally known as Santi Millán, is a Spanish actor and TV showman.
  2. Santiago a.k.a. Shawn Elliott Santiago is an American actor and former singer.
  3. Santiago a.k.a. Mat Whitecross is a film editor, film director and television director.
  4. Santiago a.k.a. Carlos Henríquez Consalvi, alias Santiago is a Venezuelan author, journalist, radio maker and museum director.
  5. Santiago is a musician.
    • profession: Musician, drummer
    • member of musical group CPM 22 between and (3 years)
  6. Santiago is a musician, musical artist.
    • born in (30 years ago)
    • member of musical group Tuareg Geeks
  7. Santiago is a musical artist.
    • profession: Musician
    • member of musical group Komety (Bass guitar)

There are other people with in their name, like Cel Santiago, Ray Santiago, Santiago Gil, Santiago Rio, Zak Santiago, Aiza Santiago, Cruz Santiago, Dino Santiago, Eric Santiago, Erik Santiago and many others.


  1. Santiago is a fictional character in Anne Rice's The Vampire Chronicles series, specifically the novel Interview with the Vampire.
  2. Santiago is a fictional character from the 2010 film Atrocious.

There are other characters with in their name, like Ray Santiago, Luis Santiago, David Santiago, Fidel Santiago, Grace Santiago, Isaac Santiago, Ruben Santiago, Rubén Santiago, Santiago Munez, Santiago Silva, Carlos Santiago, Herman Santiago, Santiago Mariño, Dominic Santiago, Santiago Restrepo, Santiago Fernandez, Santiago Fernández, Reena Santiago Isaacs, Miriam Defensor Santiago and Miriam Defensor-Santiago.


  1. "Santiago", a part of the Omni Series box set is the sixth studio album by Canadian songwriter and record producer Daniel Lanois. It was first released in December 2008 as a box set along with Steel and Purple Vista.
    • genre: Rock music
    • released on (7 years ago)
  2. "Santiago" is a cataloged instance, composition.
  3. "Santiago" is a musical single of Paul Cayrol & Romain Curtis.
  4. "Santiago" is a musical album of Huacho.
    • released on
  5. "Santiago" is a composition, cataloged instance.


  1. "Santiago" also known as The Gun Runner is a 1956 film starring and co-produced by Alan Ladd set in 1898 Cuba against the background of the Cuban War of Independence. Martin Rackin wrote the screenplay and co-produced the film.
  2. "Santiago" is a 2007 documentary film written and directed by João Moreira Salles.


  1. Santiago a.k.a. Santiago!, is an alleged war cry of Iberian troops during the Reconquista, and of the Spanish Empire.
  2. The Santiago was a 455 ton barque launched in 1856. It was built by Henry Balfour of Methil, Fife for the Liverpool shipping company Balfour Williamson. It sailed mainly between Liverpool and Chile, but also to Australia. Its remnant hull which lies in a ships' graveyard in South Australia is considered to be 'the oldest intact iron hull sailing vessel in the world.
  3. Santiago, is a Spanish name that derives from the Hebrew name Jacob via "Sant Iago," "Sant Yago," "Santo Iago," or "Santo Yago," first used to denote Saint James the Great, the brother of John the Apostle. It was also the tradition that Saint James had traveled to the Iberian Peninsula during his life and was buried there. The name is also complicated in Spanish in that Jaime is a modern version of James; and another variant is Diego, as in San Diego, as a doublet or variation.
  4. The Santiago is the women's volleyball team of Santiago.
  5. Santiago was a Spanish Armada supply ship that wrecked south of Bergen, Norway in 1588. It was built in 1551 probably in Flanders and, at 37 years old, was one of the oldest ships in the Armada. Santiago was an urca, a type of ship used to carry goods between northern Europe and southern Europe. Spanish authorities seized Santiago in 1587 while it lay in port in Sanlúcar de Barrameda and pressed it into service for the Armada’s planned invasion of England.

Phrases with Santiago

Phrases starting with the word Santiago:

  1. Santiago mourei
  2. santiago de cuba
  3. Santiago wittmanni
  4. Santiago Peak Phacelia
  5. Santiago Ramón y Cajal
  6. santiago ramon y cajal
  7. Santiago Galapagos Mouse

Phrases ending with the word Santiago:

  1. gran santiago
  2. Eudamus Santiago
  3. Urbanus Santiago
  4. Bejuco De Santiago
  5. Microrape Santiago
  6. Scopoides santiago
  7. Disphragis Santiago
  8. Mortoniella santiago
  9. Polycentropus santiago
  10. Polyplectropus santiago
  11. Species Eudamus Santiago
  12. Urbanus dorantes santiago

Other phrase containing the word Santiago:

  1. Species Santiago Mourei

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Santiago

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Google previewThe Official Guide to Living and Investing in the New Cuba

Santiago is a hilly city with colonial architecture and a fortress. The best...

Google previewGoldthwaite's Geographical Magazine (1892)

Santiago is the city of homes and society, the social and govermental head of the nation. There are numerous street-car lines in the city, and blooming half-breed girls act as car conductors. It is a singular custom, seen nowhere else in South ...

Google previewPlanning Your Camino (2011)

Preparing "The Way" by Beverley A. Robson

Santiago is an enchanting, lively city. You will be well advised to take in the core of the city. There are...

Google previewBeyond Literary Theory (2001)

Literature as a Search for the Meaning of Human Destiny by Eduard Hugo Strauch

While fishing, Santiago is a part of the great natural cycles — the migration of the birds, the flowing of ocean currents, and the blowing of the winds. At one level, we may say Santiago partakes of the earth's share in the great solar and sidereal ...

Google previewTemptation of the Word (1999)

The Novels of Mario Vargas Llosa by Efraín Kristal

Santiago is a young man who chooses social failure rather than success. Like Alberto...

Google previewA Dictionary, Geographical, Statistical, and Historical, of the Various Countries, Places, and Principal Natural Objects in the World (1849)

Illustrated with Maps by John Ramsay McCulloch

Santiago is the see of an archbishop, and the residence of a governor, who, in respect of civil and political affairs, is independent of the captain-general. It was the capital of Cuba till the beginning of the 18th century, when the Havannah was ...

Google previewA Dictionary, Geographical, Statistical, and Historical (1844)

Of the Various Countries, Places, and Principal Natural Objects in the World. In which the Articles Relating to the United States Have Been Greatly Multiplied and Extended ... by Daniel Haskel

Santiago is the sec of an archbishop, and the l';(38l( enoe of a govemor. who, in respect of civil and political affairs, is inependent of the captain- ncrfli. it was the capital of Cuba till the beginning 0 the 'l8th century, when the Havannah was ...

Google previewRed (2008)

by Jordan Summers

Gina Santiago is a member of an elite tactical team in charge of protecting the world.

Google previewMastering System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager (2014)

by Santos Martinez, Peter Daalmans, Brett Bennett

About the Contributing Authors Carlos Santiago is a senior premier .

Google previewEncyclopedia of Soil Science (2007)

by Ward Chesworth

Felipe Macías Vázquez Departamento de Edafologia y Quimica Agricola Facultad de Biologia, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela Campus Universitario Sur s/n 15782 Santiago de Compostela, Spain email: ...

Google previewNelson's Perpetual Loose-leaf Encyclopaedia (1920)

An International Work of Reference by John Huston Finley, William Peterson

Santiago de Cuba building, Romanesque in style, was built 1078–1188, and contains some fine sculptures and metal work. Other notable buildings are the Hospital Real, founded by Ferdinand and Isabella, the Convents of San Francisco and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Library and Information Science (1985)

Volume 38 - Supplement 3: Adams: Scott to Winckelmann: Johann Joachim by Allen Kent

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The value of this 8-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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