Old Cairo

Old Cairo is the name given to the extensive district of southern Cairo from the southern boundary of Garden City down to the precinct commonly known as Coptic Cairo.

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Other Names for Old Cairo

  • Arabic:  الفسطاط, مصر العتيكة, مصر القديمة
  • English:  Fostat
  • French:  Fostat, Vieux Caire, Vieux Kaire
  • German:  Fustat
  • Italian:  Al-Fustat
  • El Fostat
  • El Fustat
  • Masr al-Qadimah
  • Maṣr al-ʿAtīkaẗ
  • Misr al Qadimah
  • Misr al-qadima
  • Miṣr al-qadīmaẗ
  • Old Cairo

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