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Cai·ro

 (kī′rō)
The capital and largest city of Egypt, in the northeast part of the country on the Nile River. Old Cairo was built c. 642 as a military camp; the new city was founded c. 968 by the Fatimid dynasty and reached its greatest prosperity under the Mameluke sultans (13th-16th century).

Cairo

(ˈkaɪrəʊ)
n
(Placename) the capital of Egypt, on the Nile: the largest city in Africa and in the Middle East; industrial centre; site of the university and mosque of Al Azhar (founded in 972). Pop: 11 146 000 (2005 est). Arabic name: El Qahira
ˈCairene n, adj

Cai•ro

(ˈkaɪ roʊ)

n.
the capital of Egypt, in the N part on the E bank of the Nile. 6,325,000.
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Noun1.Cairo - a town at the southern tip of Illinois at the confluence of the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers
IL, Illinois, Land of Lincoln, Prairie State - a midwestern state in north-central United States
2.Cairo - the capital of Egypt and the largest city in AfricaCairo - the capital of Egypt and the largest city in Africa; a major port just to the south of the Nile delta; formerly the home of the Pharaohs
Arab Republic of Egypt, Egypt, United Arab Republic - a republic in northeastern Africa known as the United Arab Republic until 1971; site of an ancient civilization that flourished from 2600 to 30 BC
Cairene - a native or inhabitant of Cairo
Translations

Cairo

[ˈkaɪərəʊ] NEl Cairo

Cairo

[ˈkaɪrəʊ] nle Caire

Cairo

nKairo nt

Cairo

[ˈkaɪərəʊ] nil Cairo f
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No habia duda de que la mataria si no cumplian su demanda.
Stationing with his pushcart in a street in the working-class district of Al Mataria in northern Cairo, Sobhy sprinkles water over his goods in order to tame their hairlike thorns.
Porque temia, si se sometian a el, que el enemigo los dominaria y obraria como dueno y senor de ellos, o los mataria y haria perecer.
Yo no me arriesgo a creer que esta compenetracion sea ya perfecta porque se que tanto gozo me mataria, y presiento que de esta comunion absoluta solo he de alcanzar el sabor a la hora de mi muerte.
Tenders are invited for Development Of Mataria Lake At Bharuch (Landscape, Play Equipments And Signages Work)
La levadura prensada, hongo natural, reacciona con la humedad y el calor, por eso se disuelve en agua o leche templada, no caliente porque la mataria.
O feto de Andrea tinha a doenca Tay-Sachs, que nao a mataria no utero, mas que a deixaria sobreviver apenas por poucos anos.
El dia en que se celebraba la boda de ambos, el padre de la novia se dirigio al pueblo de La Serena y juro que mataria a la pareja y destruiria al poblado.
Il en expose justement une serie de table sous l'intitule [beaucoup moins que] Mataria [beaucoup plus grand que], en hommage a sa mere.
Block 3 - North El Mataria is BP's first entry into the Onshore Nile Delta.
The Health Ministry reports that 26 people are killed in clashes in Cairo's Mataria district, and another 58 die in Minya, Giza, Cairo and Alexandria.