South America

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South America
Mario in the Amazon Rainforest in South America.
Greater Location Earth
Inhabitants Humans, animals.
First Appearance The Adventures of Super Mario Bros. 3 (1990)
Latest Appearance Mario is Missing! (1992)

South America is a continent located on Earth and consists of countries such as Ecuador, Suriname, Brazil, Guiana, French Guiana, Colombia, Peru, Argentina, and Chile. It is well known for its tropical climate and rainforests.

South America appeared in an episode of The Adventures of Super Mario Bros. 3, "7 Continents for 7 Koopas". When Bowser tried to conquer the entire Real World, he put Hop Koopa under control of South America. Hop used his Magic Wand to turn the Amazon Rainforest into a giant parking lot. However, Mario later restored the jungle to its natural form by using Hop's own Magic Wand.

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese 南米
Minami Amerika
米 in Rōmaji is read "Amerika", like アメリカ (both translations mean "America").
Spanish Sudamérica Literal translation
French Amérique du Sud Literal translation
Dutch Zuid-Amerika
German Südamerika Literal translation
Italian America Meridionale Meridional America
Portuguese América do Sul Literal translation
Russian Южная Америка
Yuzhnaya Amerika
Korean 남아메리카
Nam Amerika
South America
Chinese 南美洲
Romanian America de Sud