or A·bu·kir, A·bou·kir
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He found the French fleet, numbering thirteen ships of the line and four frigates, at anchor in Aboukir Bay.History of Modern Europe 1972-1878|C. A. Fyffe
So far as I can discover, he has been in every naval fight since Aboukir Bay.The Blower of Bubbles|Arthur Beverley Baxter
The terrible energies of Nelson, so resplendent at Aboukir, were still more resplendent at Copenhagen.
It was at Aboukir that Murat consolidated his reputation as a great commander.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
He felt he was closely watched, and he was haunted by the memory of the disastrous night battle in Aboukir Bay.Famous Sea Fights|John Richard Hale