Meaning of Paraíba

Pa•ra•í•ba

Pronunciation: (par"u-ē'bu Port. pä"rä-ē'bä), [key]
— n.
  1. a state in E Brazil. 2,810,003; 21,760 sq. mi. (56,360 sq. km). Cap.: João Pessoa.
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