La-paz meaning

lə päz, lä päs
The administrative capital and largest city of Bolivia, in the western part of the country near Lake Titicaca. Built on the site of an Inca village, it is the highest capital in the world, lying at an altitude of about 3,660 m (12,010 ft) above sea level.
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City in W Bolivia: seat of government (cf. Sucre)
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(place) Seaport in NW Mexico, on the Gulf of California: capital of Baja California Sur.
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The administrative capital of Bolivia.
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The capital of the Mexican state of Baja California Sur.
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Origin of la-paz

  • Sp, lit., the peace

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition