Goiás

Goias is a state of , located in the region of the country. The name Goiás comes from the name of an indigenous community. The original word seems to have been guaiá, meaning "the same person" or "people of the same origin." Neighboring states are , , , the , and .
Photo: Dasneviano, Public domain.

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is the capital and largest city of the state of Goiás. Photo: Inkey, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Originally Vila Boa de , Goias city is a UNESCO World Heritage site and the former capital of the state of Goias with a population around 27,000. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Chapada dos Veadeiros is a natural area in the state of Goias, . Photo: Ramonbicudo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in of . It is a UNESCO World Heritage site due to its Cerrado, which is one of the oldest and most diverse ecosystems in the world. Photo: Andreza Oliveira Borges, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a municipality located in the state of Goiás, Brazil, approximately 80 kilometers east of . Photo: ויקיג'אנקי, Public domain.

is a city in the state of Goias. Photo: Eric Gandolph, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a municipality in the state of Goiás, . Photo: Alexandre Gomide, CC BY 3.0.

, Goiás, Brazil is a municipality in southern Goiás state, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, often shortened to Alto Paraiso, is a city in the state of Goias. Photo: Edsonchuck, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in northeastern Goiás state, .

is a small city with some fine colonial heritage in the state Goiás. Photo: Pedroolif, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a municipality in north-western Goiás state, .

is a town located in the Brazilian state of Goiás. Photo: Maurocruz, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in the state of Goiás in the of . Photo: Ministério da Cultura, CC BY 2.0.

is a city in Goiás. It includes part of the Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park. Photo: Adelano Lázaro, Public domain.

Goiás

Latitude of center
-15.5807° or 15° 34' 50.6" south
Longitude of center
-49.6362° or 49° 38' 10.4" west
Population
6,000,000
Abbreviation
GO
Elevation
607 metres (1991 feet)
Geo­Names ID
3462372

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Goiás
  • Arabic: Goiás
  • Arabic: غوياس
  • Aragonese: Goiás
  • Armenian: Գոյաս
  • Asturian: Goiás
  • Aymara: Goias Istadu
  • Azerbaijani: Qoyas
  • Basque: Goias
  • Basque: Goiás
  • Belarusian: Гаяс (штат)
  • Belarusian: Гаяс
  • Belarusian: Штат Гаяс
  • Belarusian: штат Гаяс
  • Bengali: গৌয়াস
  • Bishnupriya: গোয়াস
  • Bosnian: Goiás
  • Breton: Goias
  • Breton: Goiás
  • Bulgarian: Гояс
  • Bulgarian: Гояш
  • Catalan: Estat de Goiás
  • Catalan: Goiás
  • Cebuano: Goiás (estado)
  • Cebuano: Goiás
  • Chinese: Goiás
  • Chinese: 戈亚斯
  • Chinese: 戈亚斯州
  • Chinese: 戈亞斯
  • Chinese: 戈亞斯州
  • Chinese: 戈伊亚斯
  • Cornish: Goiás
  • Corsican: Goiás
  • Croatian: Goias
  • Croatian: Goiás
  • Czech: Goiás
  • Danish: Goiás
  • Dutch: Goiás
  • Dzongkha: གོ་ཡཟི་
  • English: GO
  • English: Goias state
  • Esperanto: Goiás
  • Esperanto: Gojaso
  • Estonian: Goias
  • Estonian: Goiás
  • Estonian: Goiáse osariik
  • Estonian: Goiási osariik
  • Finnish: Goias
  • Finnish: Goiás
  • French: Goias
  • French: Goiás
  • French: Goyaz
  • French: État de Goiás
  • Galician: Goiás, Brasil
  • Galician: Goiás
  • Georgian: გოიასი
  • German: Bundesstaat Goiás
  • German: GO
  • German: Goiás
  • Greek: Γκοϊάς
  • Guarani: Goiás
  • Gujarati: ગોયાસ
  • Hebrew: גויאס
  • Hebrew: גויאש
  • Hindi: गोइयास
  • Hungarian: Goiás
  • Ido: Goiás
  • Indonesian: Goias
  • Indonesian: Goiás
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Goiás
  • Irish: Goiás
  • Italian: GO
  • Italian: Goiás
  • Italian: Stato di Goiás
  • Japanese: ゴイアス州
  • Kannada: ಗೋಯಾಸ್
  • Korean: 고이아스 주
  • Korean: 고이아스주
  • Ladino: Goiás
  • Latin: Goiasensis
  • Latin: Goyas
  • Latvian: Gojasa
  • Limburgan: Goiás (staot)
  • Lithuanian: Gojasas
  • Macedonian: Гојас
  • Macedonian: Гојаш
  • Malagasy: Goiás
  • Malay: Goiás
  • Marathi: गोयाएस
  • Min Nan Chinese: Goiás
  • Norwegian: Goiás
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Goias
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Goiás
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Goías
  • Occitan (post 1500): Goiás
  • Ossetian: Гояс
  • Persian: گوییاس
  • Piemontese: Goiàs
  • Polish: Goias
  • Polish: Goiás
  • Portuguese: Estado de Goiás
  • Portuguese: GO
  • Portuguese: Goiás
  • Quechua: Goiás suyu
  • Romanian: Goias
  • Romanian: Goiás
  • Russian: Гойяс
  • Russian: Гояс
  • Scots: Goias
  • Scots: Goiás
  • Serbian: Гојас
  • Serbo-Croatian: Goias
  • Serbo-Croatian: Goiás
  • Serbo-Croatian: Gojas
  • Sinhala: ගොයාස්
  • Slovak: Goiás
  • Spanish: Estado de Goias
  • Spanish: Estado de Goiás
  • Spanish: Goiano
  • Spanish: Goias
  • Spanish: Goiás
  • Spanish: Goyas
  • Spanish: Goyás
  • Swahili: Goias
  • Swahili: Goiás
  • Swedish: Goias
  • Swedish: Goiás
  • Tajik: Гояс
  • Tamil: கோய்அஸ்
  • Tatar: Гояс
  • Telugu: గోయాస్
  • Tetum: Goiás
  • Thai: Goiás
  • Thai: รัฐโกยาส
  • Turkish: Goiás
  • Ukrainian: Гояйс
  • Ukrainian: Гояс
  • Ukrainian: Штат Гояс
  • Ukrainian: Ґояйс
  • Ukrainian: Ґояс
  • Urdu: گوئیاس
  • Uzbek: Goyas
  • Venetian: Goiás
  • Vietnamese: Goiás
  • Volapük: Goiás
  • Waray (Philippines): Goias
  • Waray (Philippines): Goiás
  • Welsh: Goiás
  • Western Panjabi: گویاس
  • Wu Chinese: 戈亚斯州
  • Yoruba: Goiás
  • Yue Chinese: 戈亞斯州
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