Ceará

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See also: ceara, ceará, and ceară

English[edit]

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The Brazilian state of Ceará

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain:

  • Literally, the name Ceará means "sings the jandaia".
  • Perhaps from Tupi Guaraní, meaning "turquoise or green waters".
  • Perhaps from Siriará, a reference to the crabs from the seashore.

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Proper noun[edit]

Ceará

  1. A state of the Northeast Region, Brazil. Capital: Fortaleza

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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Homophone: ceará
  • Rhymes: -a
  • Hyphenation: Ce‧a‧rá

Proper noun[edit]

Ceará m

  1. A state of the Northeast Region, Brazil. Capital: Fortaleza
    CE (abbreviation)

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