Tizimín

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Tizimín
City

Coat of arms
Motto: Ciudad de reyes
(spanish:King's city)
Coordinates: 21°08′33″N 88°09′53″W / 21.1425°N 88.16472°W / 21.1425; -88.16472Coordinates: 21°08′33″N 88°09′53″W / 21.1425°N 88.16472°W / 21.1425; -88.16472
Elevation 17 m (56 ft)
Population
 • Total 46 971

Tizimín is a city in Mexico.[1] The city is 100 miles east of the Mérida city in Mexico. The Mérida in Mexico is not the same as the Mérida in Spain.[2]

In the Maya language, Tizimín means tapir. A tapir is a big animal that lives in South America.[3]

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