adjective or noun see Cairo

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  • Cairene — [kī′rēn] n. a person born or living in Cairo, Egypt adj. of Cairo, Egypt, or its people or culture …   English World dictionary

  • Cairene — adjective Of or pertaining to Cairo (the capital of Egypt). The shop, in typical Cairene fashion, was small …   Wiktionary

  • Cairene — /kuy reen, kuy reen /, adj. 1. (sometimes l.c.) of or pertaining to Cairo, Egypt. n. 2. a native or resident of Cairo, Egypt. [1835 45; CAIR(O) + ENE] * * * …   Universalium

  • Cairene — n. native or resident of Cairo (Egypt) adj. of or pertaining to Cairo (Egypt) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Cairene — [ kʌɪəri:n] noun a native or inhabitant of Cairo. adjective relating to Cairo or its inhabitants …   English new terms dictionary

  • cairene — cai·rene …   English syllables

  • Cairene — noun a native or inhabitant of Cairo • Hypernyms: ↑Egyptian • Member Holonyms: ↑Cairo, ↑Al Qahira, ↑El Qahira, ↑Egyptian capital, ↑capital of Egypt …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cairene rug — ▪ Egyptian carpet  Egyptian floor covering believed to have been made in or near Cairo from at least as early as the 15th century to the 18th. The early production, under the Mamlūk dynasty, is characterized by geometric, centralized schemes… …   Universalium

  • Egyptian Arabic — Masri redirects here. For other uses, see Masri (disambiguation). Egyptian Arabic اللغة المصرية العامية Pronunciation [elˈloɣæ l.mɑsˤˈɾejjɑ l.ʕæmˈmejjæ] Spoken in Egypt …   Wikipedia

  • Arabic literature — (Arabic: الأدب العربي Al Adab Al Arabi ) is the writing produced, both prose and poetry, by speakers (not necessarily native speakers) of the Arabic language. It does not usually include works written using the Arabic alphabet but not in the… …   Wikipedia

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