Cardonal de Panilonco

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Cardonal de Panilonco
Village
Cardonal de Panilonco
Country  Chile
Region O'Higgins Region O'Higgins
Province Cardenal Caro Province Cardenal Caro
Commune Pichilemu Pichilemu
Area
 • Total 256.5 km2 (99.0 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • Total 852
 • Density 3.32/km2 (8.6/sq mi)

Cardonal de Panilonco, or just Panilonco (Mapudungun: metal head, pronounced: [karðoˈnal ðe paniˈloŋko] ( )) is a Chilean village located north of Pichilemu, Cardenal Caro Province.[1] As of the 2002 census, the population comprised 852 people, and 235 households.[2]

Etymology[edit]

Panilonco comes from Mapudungun pañil (metal) and lonco (head).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Wikisource-logo.svg Cienfuegos, Francisco Astaburuaga, ed. (1899). "Panilonco ". Diccionario Geográfico de la República de Chile (Geographic Dictionary of the Republic of Chile) (in Spanish). 
  2. ^ "División Político Administrativa y Censal Región del Libertador General Bernardo O'Higgins" (in Spanish). National Statistics Institute of Chile. 2007. Retrieved 14 May 2012.