the former basic monetary unit of Ecuador
Origin of sucreAmerican Spanish after Antonio José de Sucre
Sucre, Antonio José de 1795-1830; South American liberator: 1st president of Bolivia (1826-28)
city in SC Bolivia: legal capital & seat of the judiciary: pop. 131,000
The constitutional capital of Bolivia, in the south-central part of the country southeast of La Paz. Founded in 1538 as Chuquisaca, it was renamed in 1840 to honor the first president of the country.
- The constitutional capital of Bolivia.