Sergipe

[ suhr-zhee-puh ]
/ sərˈʒi pə /

noun

a state in NE Brazil. 8,490 sq. mi. (21,990 sq. km). Capital: Aracajú.

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Sergipe
/ (Portuguese serˈʒipi) /

noun

a state of NE Brazil: the smallest Brazilian state; a centre of resistance to Dutch conquest (17th century). Capital: Aracajú. Pop: 1 846 039 (2002). Area: 13 672 sq km (8492 sq miles)
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