Meaning of Egypt
Pronunciation: (ē'jipt), [key]
- a republic in NE Africa. 39,600,000; 386,198 sq. mi. (1,000,252 sq. km). Cap.: Cairo. Arabic,Formerly (1958–71),
- an ancient kingdom in NE Africa: divided into the Nile Deltaand the area from Cairo S to the Sudan
- Egyptian (def. 4).
- egypt (Thesaurus)