from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Formerly Ba·hi·a (bə-hēˈə, bä-ēˈə)Salvador A city of eastern Brazil on the Atlantic Ocean south-southwest of Recife. Founded in 1549, it was the capital of the Portuguese possessions in the New World until 1763. Population: 2,670,000.
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- proper n. A male given name of Spanish origin.
- proper n. The state capital of Bahia in Brazil.
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- n. a republic on the Pacific coast of Central America
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