Zibreira is a civil parish in , located within the municipality of , in the . It is noted for the Aroeria cave, where the Aroeira 3 skull of a 400,000 year old Homo Heidelbergensis was found, being the oldest trace of human history in Portugal.

Notable Places in the Area

The is an archaeological and paleoanthropological site in the central limestone massif of the Estremadura. Photo: UtaUtaNapishtim, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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Localities in the Area

is a of around 300 inhabitants in the civil parish of Zibreira, within the municipality of and the .

is a village in Santarém District, Portugal. is situated 5 km west of Zibreira.


39.4844° or 39° 29' 3.7" north
-8.611° or 8° 36' 39.7" west
115 metres (377 feet)
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node 1428227828
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Also Known As

  • Asturian: Zibreira
  • Cebuano: Zibreira
  • Chechen: Зибрейра
  • Dutch: Zibreira
  • French: Zibreira
  • German: Zibreira
  • Japanese: ジブレイラ
  • Kazakh: Зибрейра
  • Portuguese: Zibreira
  • Russian: Зибрейра
  • Spanish: Zibreira
  • Tatar: Зибрейра
  • Turkish: Zibreira

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