North

Leave the glamorous cities and beaches of 's central and southern coast behind and see the wilder part of the country, where cities didn't really develop until the 19th century. Northern Brazil is the place to see the enormous Amazon rainforest.
Photo: Henning Axt, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a state of , located in the North Region in the northwestern corner of the country. Photo: archer10, CC BY-SA 2.0.

, the second largest state in by area, is located in the north of Brazil and encompasses the mouth of the Amazon River. Photo: Idobi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a state located in the northern region of . Photo: NASA, Public domain.

is one of the 26 states of Brazil, located in the northern subdivision of the country. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Destinations

is one of the 26 states of Brazil. It is the newest state, formed in 1988 and encompassing what had formerly been the northern two-fifths of the state of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a state in the North of . Neighboring states are and . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a state located in the west of the North Region of and the Amazonia Legal. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

North

Latitude of center
-4° or 4° south
Longitude of center
-60° or 60° west
Population
17,000,000
Elevation
42 metres (138 feet)
Geo­Names ID
3398712

Also Known As

  • Albanian: Rajoni Verior i Brazilit
  • Arabic: المنطقة الشمالية
  • Armenian: Հյուսիսային տարածաշրջան (Բրազիլիա)
  • Armenian: Հյուսիսային տարածաշրջան
  • Asturian: Rexón Norte de Brasil
  • Azerbaijani: Şimal regionu (Braziliya)
  • Azerbaijani: Şimal regionu
  • Bashkir: Төньяҡ регионы
  • Belarusian: Паўночны рэгіён (Бразілія)
  • Belarusian: Паўночны рэгіён
  • Bishnupriya: ব্রাজিলর ঔয়াঙ লয়া
  • Bosnian: Sjeverna regija
  • Bulgarian: Северен регион
  • Catalan: Regió Nord del Brasil
  • Chinese: 北部大区
  • Chinese: 北部大區
  • Chinese: 巴西北部
  • Czech: Severní region
  • Danish: Norte
  • Dutch: Noord-Brazilië
  • Dutch: Regio Noord
  • English: North Region, Brazil
  • English: North Region
  • Esperanto: Norda regiono de Brazilo
  • Estonian: Põhjapiirkond
  • Finnish: Pohjoinen alue
  • French: Brésil septentrional
  • French: Nord
  • French: Région Nord
  • Galician: Rexión Norte do Brasil
  • Georgian: ჩრდილოეთი რეგიონი
  • German: Norden
  • German: Região Norte
  • Greek: Βόρεια Βραζιλία
  • Hebrew: האזור הצפוני (ברזיל)
  • Hebrew: האזור הצפוני
  • Hebrew: צפון ברזיל
  • Ido: Norda regiono
  • Indonesian: Region Utara
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Region Nord
  • Italian: Brasile settentrionale
  • Italian: Regione Nord
  • Italian: Regione Nord del Brasile
  • Italian: Regione settentrionale
  • Japanese: ブラジル北部地方
  • Japanese: 北伯
  • Japanese: 北部
  • Japanese: 北部地域
  • Korean: 노르치 지방
  • Latvian: Ziemeļu reģions
  • Lithuanian: Brazilijos Šiaurės regionas
  • Macedonian: Северен регион
  • Norwegian: Norte
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Norte
  • Occitan (post 1500): Region Nòrd
  • Persian: شمال
  • Persian: منطقه شمال برزیل
  • Polish: Region Północny
  • Portuguese: Norte
  • Portuguese: Norte (Brasil)
  • Portuguese: Norte brasileiro
  • Portuguese: Norte do Brasil
  • Portuguese: Região Norte (Brasil)
  • Portuguese: Região Norte do Brasil
  • Russian: Северный регион
  • Spanish: Región Norte
  • Spanish: Región Norte de Brasil
  • Turkish: Kuzey Bölgesi, Brezilya
  • Ukrainian: Північний регіон Бразилії
  • Urdu: شمالی علاقہ، برازیل
  • Vietnamese: Vùng Bắc, Brasil
  • Yoruba: Agbègbè Apáàríwá Brasil
  • Amazônica Brasileira
  • Grande Regiao Norte
  • Grande Região Norte
  • Region Utara, Brasil
  • Região Amazônica
  • Північний регіон
  • Северен Регион
  • 북부 지방

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