Giza

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geographical name Gi·za \ˈgē-zə\

Definition of Giza

  1. city in northern Egypt on the western bank of the Nile River near Cairo population 2,865,000 Five miles west of Giza lie the Great Sphinx and the three pyramids built circa 2500 b.c.

Variants of giza

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El Giza

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Al Jizah

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GIZA Defined for English Language Learners

Giza

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geographical name Gi·za \ˈgē-zə\

Definition of Giza for English Language Learners

  • : city in Egypt


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