Egyptian

Egyptian may refer to:

  • Of or pertaining to Egypt, a country in northeastern Africa
    • A citizen of Egypt. See Demographics of Egypt.
    • Egyptians, an ethnic group in North Africa
    • Egyptian Arabic, the language spoken in Egypt. See also Languages of Egypt.
    • Egyptian culture, culture of the nation
    • Egyptian cuisine
  • Of or pertaining to ancient Egyptian civilization, from circa 3200 BC to 343 BC
    • Ancient Egyptian cuisine
    • Egyptian language, spoken until the seventeenth century
  • Egyptians (Balkans), an unrelated Albanian-speaking ethnic minority of Kosovo and Macedonia
  • of or pertaining to the region of Southern Illinois known as "Egypt" or "Little Egypt"
  • The Egyptian, a 1945 historical novel by Mika Waltari
  • The Egyptian (film), a 1954 film by Michael Curtiz, based on Waltari's novel
  • Slab serif letter forms in typography
    • Egyptian (typeface)

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