Nueva Extremadura

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Nueva Extremadura could refer to

Nueva Extremadura means "New Extremadura" in Spanish and comes from Extremadura, Spain.

The early name of Chile was given by the Spanish Kingdom and used to be the official name, in relation with Extremadura, Spain, that was the hometown of Pedro de Valdivia. Finally Chilean people preferred to name the country Chile and since 1818 officially Republic of Chile.

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