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Map of Peru
  • Demographics
  • National Anthem
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Qantuta

National Flower

Today
Independence Day (Jul 28)
Capital
Lima
Leader
President Ollanta Humala Tasso
Area (sq km)
1,285,216.00
Population
30,147,935
Language(s)
Spanish, Quechua, and more
Literacy
92.90%
Currency
Nuevo sol (PEN)

"“Himno Nacional del Peru"” (National Anthem of Peru)

Peru’'s national anthem, “"Himno Nacional del Peru,"” was adopted in 1822, with lyrics by Jose De La Torre Ugarte and music by Jose Bernardo Alzedo. The song won a national contest for an anthem.

Native Greetings

Hola. (Hello.)
Buenos d�as. (Good morning.)
Buenas tardes. (Good afternoon.)
Buenas noches. (Good evening.)

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