|Guadalupe (Río Guadalupe)|
The watershed of the Guadiana
|- location||Sierra de Villuercas,|
|- elevation||1,157 m (3,796 ft)|
|Garcia de Sola Dam, Guadiana|
Valdecaballeros municipality, Badajoz Province
|391 m (1,283 ft)|
|Length||40.56 km (25.20 mi)|
|Progression||Guadiana - Atlantic Ocean|
It flows southwards into the Guadiana at the Garcia de Sola Dam, barely 1.5 km east of Valdecaballeros. There is an abandoned nuclear power plant, the Valdecaballeros Nuclear Power Plant, as well as a small dam near its mouth.
An alternate etymological explanation which is commonly found on the internet states that the name may have derived from the Arabic word for "valley" or "river" (wadi) and the Latin word lupus, meaning wolf.
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