Gezira is a district of modern that occupies the southern portion of the main island in the Nile within Cairo itself; in fact, gezira means "island" in Arabic.

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  • Type:  island
  • Location:  , , , ,
  • Population:  17,400
  • Latitude:  30° 3' 24.5" (30.0568°) north
  • Longitude:  31° 13' 18.9" (31.2219°) east
  • Elevation:  28 meters (92 feet)
  • Wikidata:  Gezira
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Gezira

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Arabic:  ‏الجزيرة, English:  Gezira Island French:  Île de Gezira El Gezīra Gezîret el-Zamâlik Jazirah Island Jazirat az Zamalik al-Ǧazīra

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