Duque de Caxias

geographical name
Du·​que de Ca·​xi·​as | \ ˌdü-kē-dē-kə-ˈshē-əs How to pronounce Duque de Caxias (audio) \
variants: or Caxias \ kə-​ˈshē-​əs How to pronounce Caxias (audio) \

Definition of Duque de Caxias

city north of the city of Rio de Janeiro in the southeastern Brazil state of Rio de Janeiro population 855,048

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