Goiás

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese Goiás, from earlier Goyaz. Of uncertain origin.

Proper noun[edit]

Goiás

  1. A state of the Center-West Region, Brazil. Capital: Goiânia

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier Goyaz, of uncertain origin. Possibly from Old Tupi, meaning "equal individual" or "people of same origin". Some traditions refer to a mythical tribe called the "Goiases".

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Goiás m

  1. A state of the Central-West Region, Brazil. Capital: Goiânia.
    Synonym: GO (abbreviation)
  2. A city in the state of Goiás and its former capital.
    Synonym: Goiás Velho

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