Egito

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Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Egipto (superseded, occasionally used in Portugal)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

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Egito m

  1. Egypt (a country in northeast Africa)
  2. Egypt, Ancient Egypt (an ancient civilisation in the Nile Valley)
    Synonyms: Egito Antigo, Antigo Egito

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