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Giza

[gee-zuh] /ˈgi zə/
noun
1.
a city in N Egypt: a suburb of Cairo across the Nile; the ancient Egyptian pyramids and the Sphinx are located nearby.
Also, Gizeh.
Also called El Giza, El Gizeh.

El Giza

[el gee-zuh] /ɛl ˈgi zə/
noun
1.
Giza.
Also, El Gizeh.
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British Dictionary definitions for gizeh

El Gîza

/ɛl ˈɡiːzə/
noun
1.
a city in NE Egypt, on the W bank of the Nile opposite Cairo: nearby are the Great Pyramid of Cheops (Khufu) and the Sphinx. Pop: 2 221 868 (1996)

Giza

/ˈɡiːzə/
noun
1.
See El Gîza
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Word Origin and History for gizeh

Giza

place in Egypt, from Arabic Er-ges-her "beside the high," i.e., the Great Pyramid.

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