Paulista

noun Pau·lis·ta \ pau̇ˈlēstə \

Definition of Paulista

plural -s
1 :a Brazilian descended from the first Portuguese colonists and from the indigenous people of Brazil
2 :a native or inhabitant of the city of São Paulo, Brazil

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Origin and Etymology of paulista

Portuguese Paulista, from São Paulo, state and city in Brazil + Portuguese -ista -ist (from Latin)


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