Meaning of Santander

San•tan•der

Pronunciation: (sän"tän-der'), [key]
— n.
  1. 1792–1840, South American soldier and statesman: president of New Granada 1832–37.
  2. a seaport in N Spain: Altamira prehistoric cave drawings nearby. 149,704.
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