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the Brazil state of Paraiba

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese Paraíba, from Old Tupi.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pɑːɹaɪˈiːbə/

Proper nounEdit

Paraíba

  1. A state in the Northeast Region of Brazil, whose capital is João Pessoa.

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Tupi pa'ra a'íba (bad for navigation).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Paraíba f

  1. Paraíba (a state in the Northeast Region of Brazil, whose capital is João Pessoa)