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A region of ancient Egypt in the valley of the Nile River south of the delta area, which was known as Lower Egypt. The two regions were united c. 3100 bc.
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(Placename) one of the four main traditional administrative districts of Egypt: extends south from Cairo to the Sudan
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|Noun||1.||Upper Egypt - one of the two main administrative districts of Egypt; extends south from Cairo to Sudan|
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
Nag Hammadi - a town in Upper Egypt
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