Barataria

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Barataria can refer to:

Places[edit]

Trinidad and Tobago
United States

In fiction[edit]

  • Barataria, a fictional ínsula ("isle") awarded by some noblemen to Sancho Panza as a prank in Cervantes' Don Quixote (from the Spanish word barato, meaning cheap)
  • Barataria, a fictional republican kingdom in Gilbert and Sullivan's comic opera The Gondoliers
  • Barataria, a Spanish language academic journal in Latin America focused on children's literature
  • Castle Barataria, a castle on Planet X in the CRPG Ultima II

Ships[edit]

  • USC&GS Barataria (1867), a survey ship in service with the United States Coast Survey from 1867 to 1878 and with the United States Coast and Geodetic Survey from 1878 to 1885
  • USCGC Barataria (WAVP-381), later WHEC-381, a United States Coast Guard cutter in service from 1949 to 1969
  • USS Barataria, the name of more than one United States Navy ship