Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

Guanabara

[gwah-nuh-bahr-uh]
See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. a state in SE Brazil. 452 sq. mi. (1170 sq. km). Capital: Rio de Janeiro.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for guanabara

Historical Examples

  • Rio de Janeiro or Guanabara, beside which stands the capital of the republic.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 4

    Various


British Dictionary definitions for guanabara

Guanabara

noun
  1. (until 1975) a state of SE Brazil, on the Atlantic and Guanabara Bay, now amalgamated with the state of Rio de Janeiro
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012