|Caipira Brazilian Portuguese dialect|
|Pronunciation||Portuguese pronunciation: [kajˈpiɾɐ], locally [kajˈpiɽɐ]|
|Native to||Rural areas of|
Mato Grosso do Sul
|Unknown. There are about 6 million rural inhabitants in the linguistic area.|
Caipira (Portuguese pronunciation: [kajˈpiɾɐ] (listen); Old Tupi: ka'apir or kaa-pira, which means "bush cutter") is a Brazilian Portuguese dialect spoken in the rural areas of the State of São Paulo and adjacent parts of neighbouring Mato Grosso do Sul, Goiás, Minas Gerais, and Paraná.