Cairo

geographical name Cai·ro \ ˈkī-(ˌ)rō \

Definition of Cairo

city on the Nile River in northern Egypt; the nation's capital population 7,786,640
Note: Cairo grew from its roots in the 7th century to become the largest city in Africa, Europe, and Asia Minor in the first half of the 14th century.

Cairene

play \kī-ˈrēn\ adjective or noun


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