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Type Political Subdivision
Pronounced Pron. goi-AS(Brazilian Portuguese)
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Meaning & History

Of uncertain origin. It may be derived from the name of the (possibly mythical) Guaiá indigenous community; the name itself is composed of the Tupi words gua and , meaning, among other things, "the same person" or "people of the same origin." This is the name of a state of Brazil.
Added 9/2/2021 by VerdeIperbolico