Northeast

Whereas elegant Rio de Janeiro and cosmopolitan may be the best-known places in , the Northeast, or Nordeste is one of the liveliest - a land of sunny beaches, colonial towns, vibrating street parties, music and friendly people.
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is one of the 26 states of Brazil and is in the northeastern part of the country on the Atlantic coast. Photo: Glauco Umbelino, CC BY 2.0.

is a state in the Northeast region of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a state in Northeast . Traditionally one of the poorest in the country, certain regions have developed almost beyond recognition over the last 20 years, mostly from tourism and light manufacturing. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a state in . Located in the country's Northeast Region, it has a population of about 7 million and an area of 332,000 km2. Photo: Glauco Umbelino, CC BY 2.0.

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is one of the states of Brazil, located in the northeastern region of the country, occupying the northeasternmost tip of the South American continent. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a state in Northeast . It has the shortest coastline of any northeastern state. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is one of the 27 states of Brazil and is situated in the eastern part of the Northeast Region. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a state of . It is located in the Brazilian Northeast, and it is bordered by to the north, to the west, to the south and the Atlantic Ocean to the east. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

, officially State of , is a state of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Northeast

Latitude of center
-6° or 6° south
Longitude of center
-42° or 42° west
Population
53,000,000
Elevation
153 metres (502 feet)
Geo­Names ID
3398713

Also Known As

  • Albanian: Rajoni Verilindor i Brazilit
  • Arabic: المنطقة الشمالية الشرقية
  • Armenian: Հյուսիսարևելյան տարածաշրջան (Բրազիլիա)
  • Armenian: Հյուսիսարևելյան տարածաշրջան
  • Azerbaijani: Şimal-şərq regionu (Braziliya)
  • Azerbaijani: Şimal-şərq regionu
  • Bashkir: Төньяҡ-көнсығыш регионы
  • Belarusian: Паўночна-Ўсходні рэгіён (Бразылія)
  • Belarusian: Паўночна-Ўсходні рэгіён
  • Belarusian: Паўночна-Ўсходні рэгіён Бразыліі
  • Belarusian: Паўночна-ўсходні рэгіён
  • Bishnupriya: ঔয়াংমুঙ, ব্রাজিল
  • Bishnupriya: ঔয়াংমুঙ
  • Bishnupriya: ব্রাজিলর ঔয়াঙমুঙ লয়া
  • Bosnian: Sjeveroistočna regija
  • Breton: Nordeste
  • Breton: Rannvro Nordeste
  • Bulgarian: Североизточен регион
  • Catalan: Regió Nord-est de Brasil
  • Catalan: Regió Nord-est del Brasil
  • Chinese: 东北地区
  • Chinese: 巴西东北部
  • Chinese: 東北地區
  • Czech: Severovýchodní region
  • Danish: Brasil
  • Danish: Nordeste
  • Dutch: Noordoost-Brazilië
  • Dutch: Regio Noordoost
  • English: Brazil, Northeast
  • English: Brazil Northeast
  • English: Northeast Brazil
  • English: Northeast Region, Brazil
  • English: Northeast Region
  • Esperanto: Nordorienta Brazilo
  • Estonian: Kirdepiirkond
  • Finnish: Koillinen alue
  • French: Brésil du Nord-Est
  • French: Nordeste
  • French: Région Nord-Est
  • Galician: Rexión Nordeste do Brasil
  • Georgian: ჩრდილოეთ-აღმოსავლეთი რეგიონი
  • German: Nordostbrasilien
  • German: Nordosten
  • German: Nordostregion
  • German: Região Nordeste
  • Greek: Βόρειο ανατολική Βραζιλία
  • Hebrew: צפון-מזרח ברזיל
  • Hindi: पूर्वोत्तर क्षेत्र, ब्राज़ील
  • Ido: Nord-estala regiono
  • Indonesian: Region Timur Laut
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Region Nord-est
  • Italian: Regione Nord-est del Brasile
  • Italian: Regione Nordest del Brasile
  • Japanese: ノルヂスチ
  • Japanese: ノルデスチ
  • Japanese: ノルデステ
  • Japanese: 北東地域 (ブラジル)
  • Japanese: 北東部 (ブラジル)
  • Japanese: 北東部地域 (ブラジル)
  • Japanese: 北東部地域
  • Korean: 노르데스치 지방
  • Latvian: Ziemeļaustrumu reģions
  • Lithuanian: Brazilijos Šiaurės rytų regionas
  • Macedonian: Североисточен регион
  • Malay: Nordeste
  • Norwegian: Nordeste
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Brasil
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Nordeste
  • Occitan (post 1500): Region Nòrd-Èst
  • Persian: شمال شرقی برزیل
  • Persian: منطقه شمال شرقی برزیل
  • Polish: Region Północno-Wschodni
  • Polish: Região Nordeste do Brasil
  • Portuguese: Nordeste
  • Portuguese: Nordeste (Brasil)
  • Portuguese: Nordeste Brasileiro
  • Portuguese: Nordeste brasileiro
  • Portuguese: Nordeste do Brasil
  • Portuguese: Nordeste do brasil
  • Portuguese: Região Nordeste
  • Portuguese: Região Nordeste do Brasil
  • Portuguese: Região nordeste
  • Romanian: Nord-Est
  • Russian: Северо-восточный регион
  • Russian: Северовосточный регион
  • Spanish: Nordeste brasileno
  • Spanish: Nordeste brasilero
  • Spanish: Nordeste brasileño
  • Spanish: Nordeste de Brasil
  • Spanish: Nordeste del Brasil
  • Spanish: Noreste de Brasil
  • Spanish: Region Nordeste de Brasil
  • Spanish: Region Noreste de Brasil
  • Spanish: Región Nordeste de Brasil
  • Spanish: Región Noreste de Brasil
  • Tatar: Төньяк-көнбатыш төбәк
  • Turkish: Kuzeydoğu bölgesi, Brezilya
  • Ukrainian: Північно-східний регіон Бразилії
  • Urdu: شمال مشرقی علاقہ، برازیل
  • Vietnamese: Vùng Đông Bắc, Brasil
  • Brasile del nordest
  • Grande Regiao Nordeste
  • Grande Região Nordeste
  • Region Timur Laut, Brasil
  • Північно-східний регіон
  • Североисточен Регион
  • 북동부 지방

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