Chalchicomula de Sesma Municipality

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Chalchicomula de Sesma Municipality
Municipality
Country  Mexico
State Puebla
Time zone Central Standard Time (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) Central Daylight Time (UTC-5)

Chalchicomula de Sesma Municipality is a municipality in Puebla in south-eastern Mexico.[1]

The seat is Ciudad Serdán.

Etymology[edit]

The name of the municipality is of Nahuatl origin and comes from the words chalchihuitl = chalchihuite [2] = xomulli hollow, hole, y-llan = suffix of location. Therefore, means in the hollow or pit of the emeralds.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "-". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Archived from the original on April 5, 2007. Retrieved January 4, 2010. 

Coordinates: 18°59′00″N 97°27′00″W / 18.9833°N 97.4500°W / 18.9833; -97.4500