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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Arabic: ‏الجزيرة,, English: Gezira Island, French: Île de Gezira, German: Gazīra, German: Gezira, Italian: Gezira, Portuguese: Gezira, Spanish: Isla Gezira, El Gezīra, Gezîret el-Zamâlik, Jazirah Island, Jazirat az Zamalik, al-Ǧazīra

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