Official English Name: Arab Republic of Egypt
Official Local Name(s): جمهورية مصر العربية
Common English Name: Egypt
|Mediterranean Sea (North)
Red Sea (East)
|1,001,450 km2 (99.4% land, 0.6% water)|
|Vast desert plateau
Central river valley and delta
|Mount Catherine (2,629 m)|
|Qattara Depression (-133 m)|
Rare earth elements
|President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi|
|Prime Minister Sherif Ismail|
|28 February 1922 (from the United Kingdom)|
|Bilady, Bilady, Bilady|
|£ (Egyptian Pound)|
|$1 (USD) = £13.77|
There is a field of study that focuses only on Egypt and its history, known as Egyptology.
Taking a fist with your thumb pointing outward and rubbing it on the palm of your other hand is usually accompanied with teasing of some sort.
To show embarrassment or secondhand embarrassment, Egyptians will bite their index finger lightly.
Shaking your hand around in a circle (like you’re holding a ball) shows confusion.
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/eg.html (Majority of information)
http://worldpopulationreview.com/countries/egypt-population/cities/ (City population data)
Wolfram|Alpha (Currency exchange data)
Information accurate to best of ability as of 3 November 2016