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Wari Umaña (Aymara wari vicuña, umaña drink, to give to drink,[3] "vicuña watering place", Hispanicized spelling Huari Umaña) is a 5,264-metre-high (17,270 ft) mountain in the Cordillera Real in the Andes of Bolivia. It lies in the La Paz Department, Los Andes Province, Batallas Municipality. Wari Umaña is situated at the Chachakumani River, north of the mountain Jach'a Juqhu.[4]

Wari Umaña
Wari Umaña is located in Bolivia
Wari Umaña
Wari Umaña
Location in Bolivia
Highest point
Elevation 5,264 m (17,270 ft) [1]
Coordinates 16°00′40″S 68°23′28″W / 16.01111°S 68.39111°W / -16.01111; -68.39111Coordinates: 16°00′40″S 68°23′28″W / 16.01111°S 68.39111°W / -16.01111; -68.39111
Geography
Location Bolivia,
La Paz Department, Los Andes Province, Batallas Municipality
Parent range Andes, Cordillera Real
Climbing
First ascent 1983[2]

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  1. ^ Bolivian IGM map 1.50,000 Lago Khara Kkota
  2. ^ Taken from Mountaineering in the Andes by Jill Neate, Bolivia, RGS-IBG Expedition Advisory Centre, 2nd edition, May 1994
  3. ^ Radio San Gabriel, "Instituto Radiofonico de Promoción Aymara" (IRPA) 1993, Republicado por Instituto de las Lenguas y Literaturas Andinas-Amazónicas (ILLLA-A) 2011, Transcripción del Vocabulario de la Lengua Aymara, P. Ludovico Bertonio 1612 (Spanish-Aymara-Aymara-Spanish dictionary)
  4. ^ "Batallas". INE, Bolivia. Retrieved September 8, 2014.  (unnamed)