Egypt is a proper noun. Egypt is (1) an ancient empire west of Israel; centered on the Nile River and ruled by a Pharaoh; figured in many events described in the Old Testament, (2) a republic in northeastern Africa known as the United Arab Republic until 1971; site of an ancient civilization that flourished from 2600 to 30 BC.
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The history of ancient Egypt is primarily divided into three kingdoms: the Old Kingdom, the Middle Kingdom, and the New Kingdom. Use this interactive map to locate Egyptian archeological sites.
This guide to the Great Pyramids includes a photograph slide show of the pyramids and the Great Sphinx as well as an interactive map of the area.
Located 15 miles from Cairo, Egypt, the Great Pyramids are among the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built nearly 5,000 years ago by thousands of workers over an 80-year period, the mathematical precision used in their construction is astounding.
Egypt is finalizing details of a long-term truce deal between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip, an Egyptian security source said on Thursday, amid easing tensions on the border of the enclave where some two million Palestinians live. ...
Yahoo. Thursday, 16 Aug 2018 14:16:20 -0400.
A mummy buried in Southern Egypt more than 5,000 years ago has revealed its grisly secrets, shedding new light on prehistoric embalming practices.
James Rogers. Fox News. Thursday, 16 Aug 2018 14:43:00 GMT.