|Name origin: Quechua|
Allpamayu (Quechua allpa earth, mayu river, "earth river", hispanicized spelling Alpamayo) which upstream is called Los Cedros (Spanish for "the cedars") is a river in Peru located in the Ancash Region, Huaylas Province, Santa Cruz District. It is a right tributary of the Santa River which flows to the Pacific Ocean.
Allpamayu originates northwest of the mountain Alpamayo. Its direction is mainly to the west. The confluence with the Santa River is near the village Los Cedros.
- Teofilo Laime Ajacopa, Diccionario Bilingüe Iskay simipi yuyayk'ancha, La Paz, 2007 (Quechua-Spanish dictionary)
- escale.minedu.gob.pe - UGEL map of the Huaylas Province (Ancash Region)
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