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This airticle is aboot the ceety o Palmas, Tocantins, Brazil. For other uses, see Palmas.

Palmas (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈpawmɐs],[1] Palm trees) is the caipital an lairgest ceety in the state o Tocantins, Brazil, newly organisit unner the 1988 constitution. Accordin tae IBGE estimates frae 2014, the ceety haed 265,090 inhabitants.

Palmas
Municipality
Município de Palmas
Municipality o Palmas
Tap left:A monument o Coluna Prestes in the Sunflouer Square, Tap richt:Sunflouer Square (Graciosa Beach), Center:A view o Palmas Tocantins Brig an Palmas, Bottom left:Ponte do Fernando Henrique Cardoso (Fernando Henrique Cardoso Bridge) an Tocantins River, Bottom richt:Palacio Araguaia (Araguaia Palace)
Tap left:A monument o Coluna Prestes in the Sunflouer Square, Tap richt:Sunflouer Square (Graciosa Beach), Center:A view o Palmas Tocantins Brig an Palmas, Bottom left:Ponte do Fernando Henrique Cardoso (Fernando Henrique Cardoso Bridge) an Tocantins River, Bottom richt:Palacio Araguaia (Araguaia Palace)
Banner o Palmas
Banner
Offeecial seal o Palmas
Seal
Nickname(s): Capital Ecológica (Ecological Capital)
Motto(s): Essa terra é nossa (This Land is Ours)
Localization o Palmas in Tocantins
Localization o Palmas in Tocantins
Palmas is locatit in Brazil
Palmas
Palmas
Localization o Palmas in Brazil
Coordinates: 10°11′04″S 48°20′01″W / 10.18444°S 48.33361°W / -10.18444; -48.33361Coordinates: 10°11′04″S 48°20′01″W / 10.18444°S 48.33361°W / -10.18444; -48.33361
Kintra  Brazil
Region North
State Bandeira do Tocantins.svg Tocantins
Foondit 20 Mey 1989
Govrenment
 • Mayor Carlos Amastha (PSB)
Aurie
 • Total 2,218.93 km2 (856.73 sq mi)
Elevation 230 m (755 ft)
Population (2014)
 • Tot 265.090
 • Density 106.5/km2 (276/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Palmense
Time zone UTC-3
Postal Code (CEP) Frae 77000-001 tae 77249-999
Aurie code(s) +55 63
Wabsteid www.palmas.to.gov.br

ReferencesEedit

  1. Pronooncit in Brazilian Portuguese. The European Portuguese pronunciation is IPA: [ˈpaɫmɐs]

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