Guanabara Bay
geographical name inlet of Atlantic Ocean SE Brazil

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Guanabara Bay — ▪ bay, Brazil Portuguese  Baía de Guanabara,         bay of the Atlantic Ocean, southeastern Brazil, with Rio de Janeiro on its southwest shore and Niterói on its southeast. Discovered around 1502, it was originally named Rio de Janeiro Bay.… …   Universalium

  • Guanabara Bay — In Portuguese, Baía da Guanabara is an oceanic bay located in southeastern Brazil in the state of Rio de Janeiro. On its Western shore lies the city of Rio de Janeiro, and on its Eastern shore the cities of Niter oacute;i and S atilde;o Gon… …   Wikipedia

  • Guanabara Bay — Gua′na•ba′ra Bay′ [[t]ˈgwɑ nəˈbɑr ə, ˌgwɑ [/t]] n. geg an inlet of the Atlantic in SE Brazil …   From formal English to slang

  • Guanabara Palace Hotel Rio De Janeiro (Rio de Janeiro) — Guanabara Palace Hotel Rio De Janeiro country: Brazil, city: Rio de Janeiro (City Centre) Guanabara Palace Hotel Rio De Janeiro Guanabara Palace hotel is located at the financial and commercial centres of Rio de Janeiro, close to the subway.… …   International hotels

  • Guanabara — Infobox Brazilian State name = State of Guanabara motto = anthem = capital = Rio de Janeiro latd= |latm= |latNS= |longd= |longm= |longEW= largest city = Rio de Janeiro demonym = carioca or guanabarino(a) 1 leader name1 = Antônio de Pádua Chagas… …   Wikipedia

  • Guanabara — noun a) the Atlantic bay of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. b) the former Brazilian state of Guanabara, encompassing only the city of Rio de Janeiro …   Wiktionary

  • Baia de Guanabara — (Portuguese Guanabara Bay) Rio de Janeiro’s inner harbor …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Botafogo Bay — geographical name inlet of Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Гуанабара — (Guanabara Bay)Guanabara Bay, бухта, в Атлантическом океане, вблизи Рио де Жанейро, юго вост. Бразилия …   Страны мира. Словарь

  • Rio de Janeiro — /ree oh day zheuh nair oh, near oh, jeuh , dee, deuh/; Port. /rddee oo di zhi nay rddoo/ a seaport in SE Brazil: former capital. 5,184,292. Also called Rio. * * * City (pop., 2002 est.: city, 5,937,300; metro. area, 11,121,300) and port,… …   Universalium

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