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The Arab Republic of Egypt is in north-eastern . Egypt is perhaps best known as the home of the ancient Egyptian civilization, with its art, temples, hieroglyphs, mummies, and above all, its pyramids.
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is the capital of and, with a total population of Greater metropolitan area in excess of 16 million people, one of the largest cities in both and the .

is 's second largest city, its largest seaport and the country's window onto the Mediterranean Sea.

is a town in , 85 km north of on the Gulf of Aqaba, near the southern tip of .

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is the premier travel destination in Upper and the Nile Valley.

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is an extensive region of Egypt containing the Nile Delta, , , and the pyramid fields near Cairo.

The Peninsula, often shortened to is the easternmost part of between the Mediterranean and the Gulfs of Suez and Aqaba, both forks of the Red Sea.

is a region of the Nile Valley in , between and and the historical region of Lower Nubia, characterised by a number of ancient settlements and temple towns that draw thousands of travellers every year.

The is a region of eastern , following the shoreline of the Red Sea for 800 km from Suez in the north to the Sudanese border in the south.

The occupies a huge area of , on the side of the Nile that symbolized death.

is an extensive region of , extending through the Nile River valley, roughly between the cities of and Qus.

Egypt

  • Location: ,
  • Population: 80,500,000
  • Latitude of center: 26.71° or 26° 42' 36" north
  • Longitude of center: 30.23° or 30° 13' 48" east
  • Elevation: 199 meters (653 feet)
  • Capital:
  • Area: 1,001,450 km² (386,662 miles²)
  • Languages: Arabic, English and French
  • Currency: Pound (EGP)
  • Phone code: 20
  • Internet domain: .eg
  • Neighbors: , , and
  • GeoNames ID: 357994

Other Names for Egypt

  • Afrikaans: Egipte
  • Akan: Nisrim
  • Albanian: Egjipt
  • Albanian: Egjipti
  • Amharic: ግብጽ
  • Amharic: ግብፅ
  • Arabic: Mişr
  • Arabic: جمهورية مصر العربية
  • Arabic: مصر
  • Aragonese: Echipto
  • Armenian: Եգիպտոս
  • Arpitan: Èg·ipte
  • Asturian: Exiptu
  • Azerbaijani: Misir
  • Bambara: Eziputi
  • Basque: Egipto
  • Belarusian: Егіпет
  • Belarusian: Эгіпет
  • Bengali: মিশর
  • Bosnian: Egipat
  • Breton: Egipt
  • Bulgarian: Египет
  • Burmese: အီဂျစ်
  • Catalan: Egipte
  • Central Khmer: អេហ្ស៉ីប
  • Chinese: 埃及
  • Church Slavic: Єгѷптъ
  • Cornish: Ejyp
  • Croatian: Egipat
  • Danish: Egypten
  • Danish: Ægypten
  • Dutch: Egypte
  • Dzongkha: ཨི་ཇིཔཊ
  • English: Arab Republic of Egypt
  • Esperanto: Egipto
  • Esperanto: Egiptujo
  • Estonian: Egiptus
  • Ewe: Egypte nutome
  • Faroese: Egyptaland
  • Fijian: Ijipta
  • Finnish: Egypti
  • French: Égypte
  • Fulah: Ejipt
  • Galician: Exipto - مصر
  • Galician: Exipto
  • Ganda: Misiri
  • Georgian: ეგვიპტე
  • German: Ägypten
  • Greek: Αίγυπτος
  • Gujarati: ઇજિપ્ત
  • Haitian: Ejip
  • Hausa: Masar, Misira
  • Hebrew: מצרים
  • Hindi: मिस्त्र
  • Hindi: मिस्र
  • Hungarian: Egyiptom
  • Icelandic: Egyptaland
  • Ido: Egiptia
  • Iloko: Ehípto
  • Indonesian: Mesir
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Egypto
  • Irish: An Éigipt
  • Italian: Egitto
  • Japanese: エジプト
  • Japanese: エジプト・アラブ共和国
  • Kalaallisut: Egypten
  • Kannada: ಈಜಿಪ್ಟ್
  • Kikuyu: Misri
  • Korean: 이집트
  • Kurdish: Misir
  • Kurdish: میسر
  • Lao: ອີຢິບ
  • Latin: Aegyptus
  • Latvian: Ēģipte
  • Limburgan: Egypte
  • Lingala: Ezípite
  • Lithuanian: Egiptas
  • Livvi: Jegiptu
  • Low German: Ägypten
  • Luba-Katanga: Mushidi
  • Luxembourgish: Egypten
  • Macedonian: Египет
  • Malagasy: Ejipta
  • Malagasy: Ejypta
  • Malay (macrolanguage): Mesir
  • Malayalam: ഈജിപ്ത്
  • Malayalam: ഈജിപ്റ്റ്‌
  • Maltese: Eġittu
  • Manx: Yn Egypt
  • Marathi: इजिप्त
  • Narom: Êgypte
  • Nauru: Idjipt
  • Neapolitan: Naggitto
  • Nepali (macrolanguage): इजिप्ट
  • Northern Sami: Egypta
  • Occitan (post 1500): Egipte
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܡܨܪܝܢ
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܡܨܪܢ
  • Oriya (macrolanguage): ଇଜିପ୍ଟ
  • Ossetian: Мысыр
  • Pampanga: Ejiptu
  • Persian: مصر
  • Polish: Egipt
  • Portuguese: Egipto
  • Portuguese: Egito
  • Pushto: مصر
  • Romanian: Egipt
  • Romansh: Egipta
  • Rundi: Misiri
  • Russian: Египет
  • Samoan: Aikupito
  • Sango: Kâmitâ
  • Scottish Gaelic: An Èipheit
  • Serbian: Египат
  • Serbo-Croatian: Egipat
  • Sicilian: Eggittu
  • Sinhala: ඊජිප්තුව
  • Slovenian: Egipt
  • Somali: Masar
  • Spanish: Egipto
  • Swahili (macrolanguage): Misri
  • Swedish: Egypten
  • Tagalog: Ehipto
  • Tajik: Миср
  • Tamil: எகிப்து
  • Telugu: ఈజిప్ట్
  • Thai: ประเทศอียิปต์
  • Thai: อียิปต์
  • Tibetan: ཨི་ཇིབྚ།
  • Tigrinya: ግብጽ
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): ʻIsipite
  • Turkish: Mısır
  • Uighur: مىسىر
  • Ukrainian: Єгипет
  • Upper Sorbian: Egyptowska
  • Urdu: مصر
  • Vietnamese: Ai Cập
  • Volapük: Lägüptän
  • Welsh: Yr Aifft
  • Western Frisian: Egypte
  • Yiddish: עגיפטן
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Égípítì
  • Zulu: i-Egypt
  • Aigyptos
  • Al Iqlīm al Janūbī
  • Al Iqlīm al Mişrī
  • Al Jumhūrīyah al Miṣrīyah
  • Al Jumhūrīyah al ‘Arabīyah al Muttaḩidah
  • El Masr
  • El Qutr el Masri
  • Jumhūrīyat Mişr al ‘Arabīyah
  • Republic of Egypt
  • United Arab Republic
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