Nova Veneza (a
Portuguese may refer to:
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** Portuguese cuisine, traditional foods
** Portuguese language, a Romance language
*** Portuguese dialects, variants of the Portuguese language
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name meaning "New Venice") is a Brazilian
A municipality is usually a single administrative division
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Santa Catarina may refer to:
*Santa Catarina (state), one of Brazil's federal states
*Santa Catarina (island), located in Santa Catarina state
*Santa Catarina, Cape Verde, a municipality
*Santa Catarina, Curaç ...
The South Region of Brazil
Brazil ( pt, Brasil; ), officially the Federative Republic of Brazil (Portuguese: ), is the largest country in both South America and Latin America. At 8.5 million square kilometers (3.2 million square mil ...
. It has 15,342 inhabitants and was settled by
The Italian diaspora is the large-scale emigration of Italians from Italy. There were two major Italian diasporas in Italian history.
The first diaspora began around 1880, two decades after the Risorgimento, Unification of Italy, and ended in the ...
Venice ( ; it, Venezia ; vec, Venesia or ) is a city in northeastern Italy
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People of Italian descent make up 95% of the population.Nova Veneza
Municipalities in Santa Catarina (state)