Muy Muy

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Muy Muy
Municipality
Muy Muy is located in Nicaragua
Muy Muy
Muy Muy
Location in Nicaragua
Coordinates: 12°46′N 85°38′W / 12.767°N 85.633°W / 12.767; -85.633
Country  Nicaragua
Department Matagalpa
Area
 • Municipality 145 sq mi (375 km2)
Population (2005)
 • Municipality 14,721
 • Density 100/sq mi (39/km2)
 • Urban 4,037

Muy Muy is a municipality in the Matagalpa department of Nicaragua.

Although "Muy Muy" means "very very" in Spanish, the municipality was named so by the Nahuatl, for whom "muymuy" means "nutria," which were once found in abundance in the region.

Coordinates: 12°46′N 85°38′W / 12.767°N 85.633°W / 12.767; -85.633