Recife

Recife, the capital of , is one of the largest and most important cities on the northeastern coast of . This lively capital, founded by Dutch colonizers, is brimming with a vibrant culture, an interesting old town and some nice beaches.
Photo: Chronus, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
Estádio José do Rego Maciel, also known as , is a multi-purpose stadium in Recife, . Photo: LeRoc, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Theatre
Santa Isabel Theater is located in the Brazilian city of Recife, capital of state. Photo: Rodrigojordy, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum
The is housed in a 19th-century mansion on the Av. Photo: Francisco Dsb, CC BY 2.0.

Museum
Photo: Paulo Camelo, CC BY 2.5.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
Recife Antigo is the historical section of central Recife, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0 br.

Recife

Latitude
-8.05° or 8° 3' south
Longitude
-34.9° or 34° 54' west
Open Location Code
6937X32X+2X
Population
1,600,000
IATA airport code
REC
United Nations Location Code
BR REC
Elevation
8 metres (26 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 655122109
Geo­Names ID
3390760
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Recife
  • Afar: Resife
  • Afrikaans: Recife
  • Albanian: Resife
  • Arabic: Recife
  • Arabic: ريسيفي
  • Armenian: Ռեսիֆի
  • Asturian: Recife
  • Azerbaijani: Resifi
  • Basque: Recife
  • Belarusian: Рэсыфі
  • Belarusian: Рэсіфі
  • Bengali: রেসিফ
  • Bengali: রেসিফি
  • Bengali: হেসিফি
  • Bishnupriya: রেসিফে
  • Bosnian: Recife
  • Breton: Recife
  • Bulgarian: Ресифе
  • Bulgarian: Ресифи
  • Catalan: Recife
  • Cebuano: Recife (kapital sa estado)
  • Cebuano: Recife
  • Chechen: Ресифи
  • Chinese: Recife
  • Chinese: 利斯菲
  • Chinese: 勒西腓
  • Chinese: 勒西菲
  • Chinese: 李斯腓
  • Chinese: 累西腓
  • Croatian: Recife
  • Czech: Recife
  • Danish: Recife
  • Dutch: Recife
  • Egyptian Arabic: ريسيفى
  • English: Pernambuco
  • Erzya: Ресифи ош
  • Esperanto: Recife
  • Esperanto: Recifo
  • Estonian: Recife
  • Fijian: Recife
  • Finnish: Recife
  • French: Recife
  • French: Récife
  • Galician: Recife
  • Georgian: რესიფე
  • Georgian: რესიფი
  • German: Recife
  • Greek: Ρεσίφε
  • Guarani: Recife
  • Gujarati: રેસીફી
  • Gujarati: રેસીફે
  • Hebrew: ריסיפי
  • Hebrew: רסיפה
  • Hebrew: רסיפי
  • Hindi: रिसीफ़ी
  • Hindi: रेसिफे
  • Hungarian: Recife
  • Icelandic: Recife
  • Ido: Recife
  • Indonesian: Recife
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Recife
  • Interlingue: Recife
  • Irish: Recife
  • Italian: Recife
  • Japanese: ヘシフェ
  • Japanese: レシフェ
  • Japanese: レシーフェ
  • Kannada: ರೆಸಿಫೀ
  • Kannada: ರೆಸಿಫೆ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Resife
  • Kazakh: Ресифи
  • Kazakh: Ресифи қаласы
  • Kirghiz: Ресифи
  • Korean: 레시페
  • Korean: 헤시피
  • Ladino: Rezife
  • Latin: Fernambucum
  • Latin: Pernambucum
  • Latvian: Recife
  • Latvian: Resife
  • Latvian: Resifi
  • Lithuanian: Recife
  • Lithuanian: Resifė
  • Luxembourgish: Recife
  • Macedonian: Ресифе
  • Malagasy: Recife
  • Malay: Recife
  • Malayalam: റെസിഫ്
  • Marathi: रेसिफे
  • Min Nan Chinese: Recife
  • Mirandese: Recife
  • Mongolian: Ресифи
  • Nauru: Recife
  • Neapolitan: Recife
  • Norwegian: Recife
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Recife
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Recife
  • Nyanja: Recife
  • Occitan (post 1500): Recife
  • Ossetian: Ресифи
  • Persian: رسیف
  • Persian: رسیفی
  • Persian: ریسیف
  • Polish: Recife
  • Portuguese: A cidade do brega
  • Portuguese: Recife
  • Portuguese: Recife - PE
  • Portuguese: Recifense
  • Portuguese: Santo Antônio das Cacimbas do Recife do Porto
  • Quechua: Recife
  • Romanian: Recife
  • Russian: Recife
  • Russian: Ресифе
  • Russian: Ресифи
  • Scots: Recife
  • Serbian: Recife
  • Serbian: Ресифе
  • Serbo-Croatian: Recife
  • Silesian: Recife
  • Sinhala: රෙසිෆි
  • Slovak: Recife
  • Slovenian: Recife
  • South Azerbaijani: ریسیف
  • Spanish: Recife
  • Swahili: Recife
  • Swedish: Recife
  • Tagalog: Lungsod ng Recife
  • Tajik: Ресифи
  • Tamil: ரிஸிஃபி
  • Tamil: ரெசிஃபி
  • Tatar: Ресифи
  • Telugu: రెసీఫీ
  • Thai: เรซิฟี
  • Thai: เรซีฟี
  • Thai: เรซีเฟ
  • Turkish: Recife
  • Turkmen: Resife
  • Twi: Recife
  • Ukrainian: Ресіфе
  • Ukrainian: Ресіфі
  • Urdu: ریسیف
  • Uzbek: Resife
  • Uzbek: Resifi
  • Veps: Resifi
  • Vietnamese: Recife
  • Volapük: Recife
  • Waray (Philippines): Recife
  • Welsh: Recife
  • Western Panjabi: ریسیف
  • Wu Chinese: 累西腓
  • Yue Chinese: 李斯腓
  • Arrecife
  • Mauricéa
  • Recife, Pernambuco

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