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Zumarraga or Zumárraga may refer to:

Zumarraga, Samar Municipality in Eastern Visayas, Philippines

Zumarraga, officially the Municipality of Zumarraga, is a 5th class island municipality in the province of Samar, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 16,295 people.

Juan de Zumárraga Archbishop of Mexico

Don Juan de Zumárraga y Arrazola was a Spanish Basque Franciscan prelate and first bishop of Mexico. He wrote Doctrina breve, the first book published in the Western hemisphere, printed in Mexico City in 1539.

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Blanca Zumárraga Mexican model

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