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The Countries Of South America

Updated October 13, 2018 67.8k views14 items

List of all countries in South America and capitals. This list of South American countries is alphabetical. View countries that are South American and see capitals of South American countries too. The South American country list and South American capital list can also be sorted by column.

If you're ever wondering how many countries there are in South America and what their capital cities are, this list is for you. 

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    Argentina

    Buenos Aires
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    Bolivia

    Sucre
    Bolivia, officially known as the Plurinational State of Bolivia, is a landlocked country...  more

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    Brazil

    Brasília
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    Chile

    Santiago
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    Colombia

    Bogotá
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    Ecuador

    Quito
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    The Falkland Islands are an archipelago in the South Atlantic Ocean on the Patagonian Shelf....  more
  • 8
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    Guyana

    Georgetown
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    Paraguay

    Asunción
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    Peru

    Lima
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    Suriname

    Paramaribo
    Suriname, officially known as the Republic of Suriname, is a sovereign state on the...  more
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    Uruguay

    Montevideo
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    Venezuela

    Caracas
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