Asyut

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Asyut

(æˈsjuːt) or

Assiut

n
(Placename) an ancient city in central Egypt, on the Nile. Pop: 417 000 (2005 est). Ancient Greek name: Lycopolis

A•syut

(ɑˈsyut)

n.
a city in central Egypt, on the Nile. 291,300.
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The Courts of Appeal are located in Cairo, Alexandria, Tanta, Mansoura, Ismailia, Beni Soueif, Assyout, and Qana.
Mikhael was born in Assyout, Egypt, to Riad and Labiba Mikhael, the tenth of eleven siblings.