Definition of Rio de Janeiro in English:

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Rio de Janeiro

Pronunciation: /ˌrēō ˌdā jəˈnerō/
Pronunciation: /ˌrēō ˌdē (d)ZHəˈnerō/
1A state in eastern Brazil, on the Atlantic coast.
1.1 (also Rio) The capital of the state of Rio de Janeiro; population 6,093,472 (2007). The chief port of Brazil, it was the country’s capital from 1763 until 1960, when it was replaced by Brasilia.

Words that rhyme with Rio de Janeiro

De Niro, hero, Nero, Pierrot, Pinero, sub-zero, zero

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Syllabification: Ri·o de Ja·nei·ro

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