largest country in South America
and fifth largest country in the world, both by geographical area
km2 – 191 million inhabitants). It
is the only Portuguese-speaking
and the largest Portuguese-speaking country in the world.
Capital City of Brazil is Brasilia.
Bounded by the
on the east, Brazil has a coastline of over 7,491 km. It is
bordered on the north by Venezuela, Guyana,
and the French
overseas department of French Guyana;
on the northwest by Colombia;
on the west by Bolivia and Peru;
on the southwest by Argentina and Paraguay
and on the south by Uruguay.
form part of Brazilian territory.