capital of Portugal

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: of Portugal - capital and largest city and economic and cultural center of Portugalcapital of Portugal - capital and largest city and economic and cultural center of Portugal; a major port in western Portugal on Tagus River where it broadens and empties into the Atlantic
Ponte 25 de Abril - a suspension bridge across the Tagus River at Lisbon
Portugal, Portuguese Republic - a republic in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; Portuguese explorers and colonists in the 15th and 16th centuries created a vast overseas empire (including Brazil)
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Lisbon, the capital of Portugal, is a very attractive city.
Riyadh, Rabi'I 13, 1437,December 24, 2015,SPA --The Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Endowments, Call and Guidance has organized recently a forum at International Islamic school in the suburb of Belmella in Lisbon, capital of Portugal, attended by a number of heads of Islamic centers and associations, imams of mosques, school staff, students and their families.
Which city of the Centra region was the capital of Portugal before Lisbon?
IT is the capital of Portugal, a city of bleached white limestone buildings and intimate alleyways, not to mention one of the world's best-known monuments.
The final call is into Lisbon, cosmopolitan and colourful capital of Portugal, before Boudicca returns to Portsmouth.