Ceará

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See also: ceara, ceará, and ceară

English[edit]

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the Brazil state of Ceara

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 in the Northeast Region of Brazil, whose capital is Fortaleza.

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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˌse.a.ˈɾa/, /ˌsi.a.ˈɾa/
  • Hyphenation: Ce‧a‧rá
  • Rhymes: -a

Proper noun[edit]

Ceará m

  1. Ceará (a state in the Northeast Region of Brazil, whose capital is Fortaleza)