Definition of Goiânia in English:

Goiânia

proper noun

  • A city in south central Brazil, capital of the state of Goiás; population 1,244,645 (2007). Founded as a new city in 1933, it replaced the town of Goiás as state capital in 1942.

Pronunciation

Goiânia

/ɡɔɪˈɑːnɪə/