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Most Used Egyptian Terms

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Egypt is rich in history and culture, so you don’t want to miss the chance to visit and experience its beauty first-hand. Here are a few popular terms to help you along the way.

“Shokran” means “thank you”

“Ahlan” means “welcome”

“Ezayyak?” means “how are you?”

“Set” means “woman” and “ragel” means “man”

“bint” means “girl” and “walad” means “boy”

“Haj” is used to refer to an old Muslim man and “hajja” to an old Muslim woman.


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