Ceará

For ither uises, see Ceará (disambiguation).
State o Ceará
State
Banner o State o Ceará
Banner
Coat o airms o State o Ceará
Coat o airms
Motto(s): Terra da Luz (Land of Light)
Location o State o Ceará in Brazil
Location o State o Ceará in Brazil
Coordinates: 5°5′S 40°23′W / 5°5′S 40°23′W / -5.083; -40.383
Kintra Brazil
Caipital an Lairgest CeetyFortaleza
Govrenment
 • GovrenorCid Ferreira Gomes
 • Vice GovrenorFrancisco José Pinheiro
Aurie
 • Total (56,505.4 sq mi)
Aurie rank17t
Population (2010 census)[1]
 • Tot8,448,055
 • Rank6t
 • Density58/km2 (150/sq mi)
 • Density rank11t
Demonym(s)Cearense
GDP
 • Year2011
 • TotalR$ 84,360,000,000 (12t)
 • Per caipitaR$ 9,666 (Leet o Brazilian states bi gross domestic product)
HDI
 • Year2005
 • Category0.523
Time zoneBRT (UTC-3)
 • Simmer (DST)Brasília Summer (UTC-02)
Postal Code60000-000 to 63990-000
ISO 3166 codeBR-CE
Wabsteidceara.gov.br

Ceará (Portuguese pronunciation: [siaˈɾa][2]) is ane o the 27 states o Brazil, locatit in the northeastren pairt o the kintra, on the Atlantic coast. It is currently the 8t lairgest Brazilian state bi population an the 17t bi aurie. It is ane o the main touristic destinations in Brazil an aw. The state caipital is the ceety o Fortaleza.

Literally, the name Ceará means "sings the jandaia".[3] Accordin tae José de Alencar, ane o the maist important writers o Brazil an an authority in Tupi Guaraní, Ceará means turquoise or green watters. Thare are theories that the state name wad derive frae Siriará an aw, a reference tae the crabs frae the seashore.

The state is best kent for its extensive coastline, wi 600 kilometers (370 mi) o sand. Thare are muntains an valleys producin tropical fruits an aw. Tae the sooth, on the mairch o Paraíba, Pernambuco an Piauí, is the Naitional Forest o Araripe.

References

  1. Censo 2010: população do Brasil é de 190.732.694 pessoas
  2. In Brazilian Portuguese variant spoken in Ceará. The European Portuguese pronunciation is [siɐˈɾa].
  3. "Língua Indígena. O nome Ceará" (PDF). Revista do Instituto do Ceará. 1999. Archived frae the oreeginal (PDF) on 2008-10-03. Retrieved 2007-09-06. [ deid airtin]
Other Languages
Afrikaans: Ceará
العربية: سيارا
asturianu: Ceará
Aymar aru: Ceara Istadu
azərbaycanca: Seara
беларуская: Сеара
български: Сеара
বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী: কিয়েরা
brezhoneg: Ceará
bosanski: Ceará
català: Ceará
corsu: Ceará
čeština: Ceará
Cymraeg: Ceará
dansk: Ceará
Deutsch: Ceará
Ελληνικά: Σεαρά
emiliàn e rumagnòl: Ceará
English: Ceará
Esperanto: Cearao
euskara: Ceará
فارسی: سئارا
suomi: Ceará
français: Ceará
Gaeilge: Ceará
galego: Ceará
Avañe'ẽ: Siara
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Ceará-chû
עברית: סיארה
हिन्दी: सियारा
hrvatski: Ceará
magyar: Ceará
interlingua: Ceará
Bahasa Indonesia: Ceará
Ido: Ceará
íslenska: Ceará
italiano: Ceará
日本語: セアラー州
ქართული: სეარა
қазақша: Сеара
한국어: 세아라주
kernowek: Ceará
Latina: Siarensis
Ladino: Ceará
Limburgs: Ceará
lietuvių: Seara
latviešu: Seara
Malagasy: Ceará
македонски: Сеара
मराठी: सियारा
Bahasa Melayu: Ceará
Nederlands: Ceará
norsk nynorsk: Ceará
norsk: Ceará
occitan: Ceará
Ирон: Сеара
polski: Ceará
Piemontèis: Cearà
پنجابی: کیارا
português: Ceará
Runa Simi: Ceará suyu
română: Ceará
русский: Сеара
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Ceará
Simple English: Ceará
slovenčina: Ceará
српски / srpski: Сеара
svenska: Ceará
Kiswahili: Ceará
தமிழ்: சியாரா
tetun: Ceará
тоҷикӣ: Сеара
Türkçe: Ceará
українська: Сеара
اردو: سئیرا
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Seara
vèneto: Ceará
Tiếng Việt: Ceará
Volapük: Ceará
Winaray: Ceará
Yorùbá: Ceará
中文: 塞阿腊州
Bân-lâm-gú: Ceará
粵語: 塞阿拉州