Q'illaywasin

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Q'illaywasin
Location Peru, Pasco Region, Pasco Province
Region Andes
Coordinates 10°24′42.09″S 76°14′9.25″W / 10.4116917°S 76.2359028°W / -10.4116917; -76.2359028Coordinates: 10°24′42.09″S 76°14′9.25″W / 10.4116917°S 76.2359028°W / -10.4116917; -76.2359028
Height 3,167 metres (10,390 ft)

Q'illaywasin (Quechua q'illay iron, wasi house,[1] "iron house", -n a suffix, hispanicized spelling Guellayhuasin) is an archaeological site in Peru. It lies in the Pasco Region, Pasco Province, Pallanchacra District, north of the village Pallanchacra.[2] Q'illaywasin is situated at a height of 3,167 metres (10,390 ft).

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  1. ^ Teofilo Laime Ajacopa, Diccionario Bilingüe, Iskay simipi yuyayk'ancha, Quechua – Castellano, Castellano – Quechua (Quechua-Spanish dictionary)
  2. ^ "Complejo Arqueológico de Guellayhuasin". mincetur. Retrieved March 21, 2014.