Vallejo: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (vu-lā'ō, -hō for 1, 2 also Sp. bä-ye'hô), [key]
— n.
  1. 1895–1938, Peruvian poet.
  2. 1808–90, military and political leader in California, serving the Mexican government until 1846; elected senator to the first state legislature 1849.
  3. a city in W California, on San Pablo Bay, NE of San Francisco. 80,188.
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