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Alternative formsEdit

  • Egipto (superseded, occasionally used in Portugal)
  • Egypto (obsolete)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese Egipto (Egypt), from Latin Aegyptus (Egypt), from Ancient Greek Αἴγυπτος (Aíguptos, Egypt).

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Proper nounEdit

Egito m

  1. Egypt (a country in northeast Africa)
  2. Egypt; Ancient Egypt (an ancient civilisation in the Nile Valley)

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