Belém

geographical name
Be·​lém | \ be-ˈlem How to pronounce Belém (audio) \
variants: or Pará \ pä-​ˈrä How to pronounce Pará (audio) \

Definition of Belém

city in northern Brazil; capital of Pará state on the Pará River population 1,393,399

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