Definition for assuan (2 of 2)
or As·wân, As·suan, As·souan
Examples from the Web for assuan
At present the only roads used by occasional caravans are from Berber to Assuan and Suakin.Fire and Sword in the Sudan|Rudolf C. Slatin
But failing health obliged him to go to Egypt, where he died at Assuan on the 5th of March 1903.
What shall we see in this miserable cabin—with the exception of the Tic-balan,5 or Assuan?Adventures in the Philippine Islands|Paul P. de La Gironire
We made our way across the sand, into which our donkeys' feet sank above their fetlocks, to the bazaars of Assuan.Abroad with the Jimmies|Lilian Bell
Thence to the land of Assuan is a journey of twenty days through the desert.The Itinerary of Benjamin of Tudela|Benjamin of Tudela