Giza

Picture yourself in Egypt and you picture this. Imagine Ancient Egypt and this is where your mind will land. Here is Giza, the city just west of Cairo, where on a desert plateau stand the Pyramids, Sphinx and royal tombs of the pharaohs.
Photo: Faris knight, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Giza

Latitude
29.9871° or 29° 59' 13.5" north
Longitude
31.2118° or 31° 12' 42.5" east
Population
2,680,000
IATA airport code
SPX
United Nations Location Code
EG AGZ
Elevation
26 metres (85 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 27565120
Geo­Names ID
360995
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Giza
  • Afrikaans: Gizeh
  • Albanian: Giza
  • Arabic: Giza
  • Arabic: الجيزة
  • Arabic: مدينة الجيزة
  • Arabic: مدينه الجيزه
  • Armenian: Գիզա
  • Asturian: Giza
  • Asturian: Gizeh
  • Asturian: Guiza
  • Azerbaijani: Cizə
  • Basque: Giza
  • Belarusian: Гіза
  • Belarusian: Эль-Гіза
  • Belarusian: Эль-Джыза
  • Bengali: গিজা
  • Bosnian: Giza
  • Breton: Gizah
  • Breton: Gizeh
  • Bulgarian: Гиза
  • Catalan: Giza
  • Catalan: Gizeh
  • Catalan: Hernecher
  • Catalan: Imentet
  • Cebuano: Al Jīzah
  • Central Kurdish: گیزە
  • Chechen: ЖизахӀ
  • Chinese: Giza
  • Chinese: 加沙/加薩
  • Chinese: 吉札
  • Chinese: 吉萨
  • Chinese: 吉薩
  • Chinese: 基沙
  • Chinese: 基泽
  • Chinese: 基萨
  • Chuvash: Гиза
  • Croatian: Giza
  • Czech: Gíza
  • Danish: Giza
  • Dutch: Giza
  • Dutch: Gizeh (stad)
  • Dutch: Gizeh
  • Egyptian Arabic: الجيزة
  • Egyptian Arabic: مدينه الجيزة
  • English: Ghizeh
  • English: Gizeh
  • Esperanto: Giza
  • Esperanto: Gizeh
  • Esperanto: Gizo
  • Estonian: Al-Jizah
  • Estonian: Al-Jīzah
  • Estonian: Giza
  • Finnish: Giza
  • French: Giza
  • French: Gizeh
  • French: Gizhe
  • French: Gizèh
  • French: Guizèh
  • French: Guizé
  • French: Gîza
  • Galician: Giza - الجيزة
  • Galician: Giza
  • Galician: Gizeh
  • Georgian: გიზა
  • German: Al-Dschiza
  • German: Giseh
  • German: Gize
  • German: Gizeh
  • German: Gîza
  • German: Gīza
  • German: al-Gīza
  • Greek: Γκίζα
  • Gujarati: ગિઝા
  • Hebrew: גיזה
  • Hindi: गीज़ा
  • Hungarian: Gíza
  • Ido: Giza
  • Indonesian: Dataran Giza
  • Indonesian: Giza
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Giza
  • Interlingue: Giza
  • Irish: Giza
  • Italian: Giza
  • Italian: Gizeh
  • Italian: Piana di Giza
  • Japanese: ギゼ
  • Japanese: ギゼー
  • Japanese: ギーザ
  • Kabyle: Tizumag
  • Kalaallisut: Giza
  • Kannada: ಗೀಜ಼
  • Kannada: ಗೀಝ
  • Kirghiz: Гиза
  • Korean: 기자
  • Korean: 기제
  • Latin: Giza
  • Latin: Gizeh
  • Latvian: Giza
  • Latvian: Gīza
  • Lithuanian: Giza
  • Low German: Piramides van Giza
  • Low German: Pyramides van Giza
  • Macedonian: Гиза
  • Malay: Giza
  • Marathi: गिझा
  • Min Nan Chinese: Giza
  • Mingrelian: გიზა
  • Mongolian: Гиза
  • Mongolian: Гиза хот
  • Nauru: Giza
  • Neapolitan: Giza
  • Norwegian: Giza
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Giza
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Gisa
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Giza
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Gizah
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Gizeh
  • Occitan (post 1500): Giza
  • Occitan (post 1500): Gizeh
  • Panjabi: ਜੀਜ਼ਾ
  • Persian: جیزا
  • Persian: جیزه
  • Polish: Al-Dżiza
  • Polish: Giza
  • Portuguese: Giza
  • Portuguese: Gizé
  • Portuguese: Guiza
  • Portuguese: Guizé
  • Romanian: Giza
  • Romanian: Gizeh
  • Russian: Гиза
  • Russian: Эль-Гиза
  • Scots: Giza
  • Serbian: Al-ǧīzah
  • Serbian: Eg-Gīza
  • Serbian: Geezeh
  • Serbian: Ghizeh
  • Serbian: Gizeh
  • Serbian: Гиза
  • Serbo-Croatian: Giza
  • Sinhala: ගීසා
  • Slovak: Al-Džíza
  • Slovak: Gíza
  • Slovenian: Giza
  • Slovenian: Gizeh
  • South Azerbaijani: جیزه
  • Spanish: Ghizeh
  • Spanish: Giza
  • Spanish: Gizeh
  • Spanish: Guiza
  • Swahili: Giza
  • Swedish: Al-Jizah
  • Swedish: Al Jizah
  • Swedish: Al Jīzah
  • Swedish: El-Giza
  • Swedish: Gisa
  • Swedish: Gise
  • Swedish: Giza
  • Swedish: Gizah
  • Swedish: Gizeh
  • Tajik: Ҷиза
  • Tamil: கிசா
  • Tamil: கீசா
  • Telugu: గిజ
  • Thai: Giza
  • Thai: กีซา
  • Thai: กีซ่า
  • Thai: อัลจีซะห์
  • Thai: เอลกีซา
  • Turkish: Giza
  • Turkish: Gize
  • Twi: Giza
  • Ukrainian: Гіза
  • Ukrainian: Ель-Гіза
  • Ukrainian: Ґіза
  • Urdu: جیزہ
  • Uzbek: Giza
  • Uzbek: Gʻizo
  • Veps: Giz
  • Vietnamese: Giza
  • Vietnamese: Gizeh
  • Waray (Philippines): Giza
  • Welsh: Giza
  • Western Armenian: Կիզա
  • Western Frisian: Gizeh
  • Western Panjabi: غیزہ
  • Wu Chinese: 吉萨
  • Yue Chinese: 吉薩
  • El-Gîza
  • El Gizeh
  • ಗೀಜ

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