Lower Egypt

Lower Egypt is an extensive region of Egypt containing the Nile Delta, , , and the pyramid fields near Cairo. In ancient times, Lower Egypt was known as Ta-mehu which means Land of Papyrus.

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

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 third city, its second seaport and the entry point of the Suez Canal by the Mediterranean.


is the name given to an archaeological locality on the desert plateau 10 km south of and 8 km north of .

is an archaeological locality some 10 km to the south of and therefore 35 km south of the Egyptian capital .

is a town in . This Nile delta town is virtually unknown to tourists.

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Spanish:  Bajo Egipto Al Wajh al Baḩrī El Masr el Bahari Er-Rif Mişr Baḩr Wagh-el-Bahri

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