San Juan is Spanish for Saint John. It can also be the short version of San Juan Bautista (John the Baptist).
In English, the name most commonly refers to the city of San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Famous quotes containing the words san and/or juan:
“The gold-digger in the ravines of the mountains is as much a gambler as his fellow in the saloons of San Francisco. What difference does it make whether you shake dirt or shake dice? If you win, society is the loser.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
“Is that the Craig Jurgesen that Teddy Roosevelt gave you?... And you used it at San Juan Hill defending liberty. Now you want to destroy it.”
—Laurence Stallings (18941968)