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a. (context obsolete English) Of Chalco. n. (context obsolete English) The people of Chalco.

Usage examples of "chalca".

The ox-eye, the sweet-smelling flower of love, The chalca, and the much-sung hyacinth, And the low-growing violet, to which Dark Proserpine a darker hue has given.

Then they muffled their finished works separately in swathings of fiber mats, and the lord of the Chalca conscripted perhaps one thousand sturdy porters to haul the stones here to the capital.

In its lower part, the lake is called Chalco, after the Chalca nation which borders it.