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Pedro I

[ pey-droh; Portuguese pe-droo ]
/ ˈpeɪ droʊ; Portuguese ˈpɛ drʊ /
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noun
Dom Pedro, 1798–1834, king of Portugal (1826, as Pedro IV) and first emperor of Brazil 1822–31.
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Pedro I
/ (ˈpɛdrəʊ) /

noun
1798–1834, first emperor of Brazil (1822–31); son of John VI of Portugal: declared Brazilian independence (1822)
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