Greek Brazilians

Greek Brazilians (Greek: Ελληνοβραζιλιάνοι, romanizedEllinovraziliani, Portuguese: Greco-brasileiros) are Brazilian residents who are either fully or partially of Greek descent. They are located throughout Brazil with estimated numbers that range from about 30,000 people to 50,000 Greeks living in São Paulo alone.

Greek Brazilians
Greco-brasileiros  · Ελληνοβραζιλιάνοι
Brazil Greece
Total population
50,000 Greek Brazilians[1][2]
Regions with significant populations
Brazil: Mainly Southeastern Brazil
Portuguese, Greek
Roman Catholic, Greek Orthodox
Related ethnic groups
Greek people

Notable Greek BraziliansEdit

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Greeks in Brazil Archived 2009-03-23 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ Katcipia, Luiz Felipe Guarise (2014-12-18). "MEMÓRIAS, CONTRIBUIÇÕES E PERMANÊNCIAS DA COLÔNIA GREGA EM FLORIANÓPOLIS" (in Portuguese). Cite journal requires |journal= (help)