Tag: Settlements

geographic name | part of encyclopedia/places Pronounced: \dik-suh n\ | IPA: /ˈdɪk sən/ Definition of Dixon Dixon, due to its funnel-shaped mountains it was formerly known as Embudo or El Puerto del Embudo de Nuestro Señor San Antonio, it was later renamed after a missionary named Collins Dixon. It is a small town in Rio Arriba County, this town is located between the […]Continue reading

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geographic name | part of encyclopedia/places Pronounced: \sil-ver sit-ee\ | IPA: /ˈsɪl vər ˈsɪt i/ Definition of Silver City County seat of Grant County, this town is located just south of the Gila National Forest, in the Gila Region, Southeast New Mexico. Currently known for its well-regarded restaurants, Mogollon sites, Apache and Spanish roots, wild west history including being the […]Continue reading

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