- a seaport in SE Cuba: naval battle 1898.
- a region in Ecuador, E of the Andes: the border long disputed by Peru.
- a province in E Cuba. 14,132 sq. mi. (36,600 sq. km). Capital: Santiago de Cuba.
- a port in SE Cuba, on Santiago Bay (a large inlet of the Caribbean): capital of Cuba until 1589; university (1947); industrial centre. Pop: 456 000 (2005 est)