Awkimarka (Huánuco)

For the archaeological site in the Apurímac Region, Peru, see Awkimarka (Apurímac).
Location Peru
Region Huánuco Region, Ambo Province

Awkimarka (Quechua awki prince / a mythical figure of the Andean culture / grandfather, marka village,[1][2] Hispanicized spelling Auquimarca) is an archaeological site in Peru. It is situated in the Huánuco Region, Ambo Province, Tomay Kichwa District.[3]


  1. Teofilo Laime Acopa, Diccionario Bilingüe, Iskay simipi yuyay k'ancha, Quechua – Castellano, Castellano – Quechua
  2. Diccionario Quechua - Español - Quechua, Academía Mayor de la Lengua Quechua, Gobierno Regional Cusco, Cusco 2005 (Quechua-Spanish dictionary)
  3. Archived February 24, 2014, at the Wayback Machine. "Centro arqueológico de Auquimarca", retrieved on February 6, 2014

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