What does madeira river mean?

Definitions for madeira river

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word madeira river.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Madeira, Madeira River(noun)

    a Brazilian river; tributary of the Amazon River


  1. Madeira River

    The Madeira River is a major waterway in South America, approximately 3,250 km long. The Madeira is the biggest tributary of the Amazon. A map from Emanuel Bowen in 1747, held by the David Rumsey Map Collection, refers to the Madeira by the pre-colonial, indigenous name Cuyari: "The River of Cuyari, called by the Portuguese Madeira or the Wood River, is formed by two great rivers, which join near its mouth. It was by this River, that the Nation of Topinambes passed into the River Amazon."

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Madeira River

    formed by the junction of the Mamoré and Beni on the borders of Bolivia and Brazil, flows 900 m. NE., and joins the Amazon, as an affluent its longest and largest, and forms a magnificent navigable waterway.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of madeira river in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of madeira river in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Images & Illustrations of madeira river

  1. madeira rivermadeira rivermadeira river


Find a translation for the madeira river definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these madeira river definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"madeira river." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 24 Mar. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/madeira river>.

Are we missing a good definition for madeira river? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for madeira river:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.