Sheikh Zayed City

Sheikh Zayed City is a city in in and part of the urban area. It was established in 1995 and is named after Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.

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, 8 kilometres north of , is the site of 's most northerly pyramid, also known as the lost pyramid – the mostly ruined , the son and successor of Khufu. is situated 9 km east of Sheikh Zayed City. Photo: AhlyMan, Public domain.

Sheikh Zayed City

30.0483° or 30° 2' 54" north
30.9832° or 30° 58' 59.6" east
103 metres (338 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 330194927
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: الشيخ زايد
  • Arabic: مدينة الشيخ زايد
  • Arabic: مدينه الشيخ زايد
  • Egyptian Arabic: مدينة الشيخ زايد
  • French: Sheikh Zayed City
  • German: Sheikh Zayed City
  • Polish: Madinat asz-Szajch Zajid
  • Russian: Город Шейхов
  • Scots: Sheikh Zayed Ceety
  • Urdu: شیخ زاید شہر
  • El-Sheikh Zayed City

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