Bahia

[bah-ee-uh, buh-]
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Contemporary Examples of bahia

  • Bahia Bakari was aboard an Airbus A310 with 152 others when it slammed into the water making an approach in poor weather.

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    How to Survive a Plane Crash: Luck

    Clive Irving

    May 12, 2010

  • Last June, a 14-year-old girl, Bahia Bakari, was the sole survivor of a crash in the Indian Ocean, off the Comoros Islands.

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    How to Survive a Plane Crash: Luck

    Clive Irving

    May 12, 2010

Historical Examples of bahia


British Dictionary definitions for bahia

Bahia

noun
  1. a state of E Brazil, on the Atlantic coast. Capital: Salvador. Pop: 13 323 212 (2002). Area: about 562 000 sq km (217 000 sq miles)
  2. the former name of San Salvador
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