Ticlla (mountain)

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Ticlla
Qutuni
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Ticlla
Peru
Highest point
Elevation 5,897 m (19,347 ft) [1]
Coordinates 12°15′23″S75°57′24″W / 12.25639°S 75.95667°W / -12.25639; -75.95667 Coordinates: 12°15′23″S75°57′24″W / 12.25639°S 75.95667°W / -12.25639; -75.95667
Geography
Location Lima Region, Peru
Parent range Andes, Cordillera Central, Pichqa Waqra
Climbing
First ascent 1-1963 from west: From E., difficult-1966: S.E. face to 5600m (ice)-1987 [2]

Ticlla or Qutuni [2] [3] [4] (Aymara qutu heap, pile, -ni a suffix to indicate ownership, "the one with a heap", Hispanicized spellings Cotoni, Cutuni), also called Tiklla (Quechua for eyelash; two-colored, [5] [6] Hispanicized spellings Ticcla, Ticlla) or Tiqlla (Quechua for 'with alternating colors'), [7] is a 5,897-metre-high (19,347 ft) mountain in the Cordillera Central in the Andes of Peru. Strictly speaking the popular name Ticlla refers to a group of peaks of the Qutuni-Ticlla cirque. [2] The highest mountain of the massif is named Qutuni. It lies in a sub-range of the Cordillera Central named Pichqa Waqra (Quechua for "five horns", also spelled Pichcahuajra).

Aymara language native language in South America

Aymara is an Aymaran language spoken by the Aymara people of the Andes. It is one of only a handful of Native American languages with over one million speakers. Aymara, along with Spanish, is an official language of Bolivia. It is also spoken, to a much lesser extent, by some communities in southern Peru and in northern Chile, where it is a recognized minority language.

In linguistics, a suffix is an affix which is placed after the stem of a word. Common examples are case endings, which indicate the grammatical case of nouns or adjectives, and verb endings, which form the conjugation of verbs.

Cordillera Central (Peru) part of the Andes in Peru

The Cordillera Central is part of the Andes in Peru. It extends in a northerly direction approximately between 11º 39’ and 12º 37’S and 75º 30’ and 76º 20’W for about 60 km to 100 km. It contains the Paryaqaqa (P), Yauyos (Y) and Pichqa Waqra (PW) mountain ranges. It is located in the Junín Region and in the Lima Region.

It is located in the Lima Region, Yauyos Province, on the border of the districts Ayaviri, Miraflores and Tanta. It lies on the southern border of the Nor Yauyos-Cochas Landscape Reserve. [8] Ticlla is situated southeast Aqupallqa and the lake named Tikllaqucha, northeast of Wayna Qutuni ("young Qutuni") and north of Llunk'uti and the lake named Wask'aqucha. One of the nearest villages is Qutuni (Cutuni), situated west of the mountain. [9]

Yauyos Province Province in Lima, Peru

The Yauyos Province is a province located in the Lima Region of Peru. It is one of the eleven that make up that region.

Ayaviri District, Yauyos District in Lima, Peru

Ayaviri or Ayawiri (Aymara) is one of thirty-three districts of the province Yauyos in Peru.

Miraflores District is one of thirty-three districts of the province Yauyos in Peru.

Snow-covered mountains northeast of Ayaviri where Tiklla is situated Distrito de Ayaviri Yauyos.jpg
Snow-covered mountains northeast of Ayaviri where Tiklla is situated

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References

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