Gender Feminine & Masculine
Pronounced Pron. /ˈiː.d͡ʒɪpt/  [key·simplify]

Meaning & History

From the name of the North African country, which derives from Greek Αἴγυπτος (Aigyptos), itself probably from Egyptian ḥwt-kꜣ-ptḥ meaning "the house of the soul of Ptah", the name of the temple to the god Ptah in Memphis.

Related Names

RootEgypt (place name)



Entry added June 9, 2023