Definition of Palenque in English:

Palenque

proper noun

  • The site of a former Mayan city in SE Mexico, south-east of present-day Villahermosa. The well-preserved ruins of the city, which existed from about ad 300 to 900, include notable examples of Mayan architecture and extensive hieroglyphic texts.

Pronunciation:

Palenque

/pəˈlɛŋkeɪ/