This feature is designed to spark your interest in researching the world of capoeira's vocabulary, history, and philosophy.

Our Capoeira Wiki-Word series invites you to research the word of the week and post your definition(s) and translations. At the end of each week, the entries will be reviewed and then summarized into a translation and a definition of the Capoeira Wiki-Word of the week.

Submit your entries in the comments section below!

This week's Capoeira Wiki-Word is:


Beira Mar



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We sing about this all the time.  Sometimes it's that simple...

"Beira Mar" translates to "edge of the sea"

Try a search for beira mar capoeira and see how many songs you find!

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