El Faiyûm

geographical name El Fai·yûm \ ˌel-fā-ˈyüm , -(ˌ)fī- \
variants: or Al Fayyūm play \ˌal-\

Definition of El Faiyûm

city in northern Egypt south-southwest of Cairo population 316,400

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