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.
The following articles provide more information about the proper noun Egypt.
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.
An international rights group says the recent arrests of a rights lawyer and an activist have raised fears of a fresh crackdown by Egyptian authorities on dissent
ABC News. Saturday, 18 May 2019 05:49:27 -0400.
An Egyptian archaeological mission has unearthed the ancient remnants of a 2,600-year-old military castle, meaning it dates back nearly three millennia
Chris Ciaccia. Fox News. Tuesday, 14 May 2019 15:42:18 GMT.
A judge has asked the police to consider whether criminal proceedings can be brought against an Egyptian father who took his daughter from her British mother more than seven years ago.
Sky News. Tuesday, 14 May 2019 11:29:00 +0100.
Archaeologists have known that a "mystery female pharaoh" ruled ancient Egypt before the renowned King Tutankhamun ascended the throne. Though they knew the royal name of this female king, her true identity has remained elusive.
Live Science. Wednesday, 08 May 2019 03:00:00 EDT.
A deadly surge in violence in the Gaza Strip and southern Israel petered out overnight and Palestinian officials reported that Egypt had mediated a truce early on Monday.
France 24. Monday, 06 May 2019 04:59:35 GMT.