Asyut

or A·syût, As·siut

[ ah-syoot ]
/ ɑˈsyut /

noun

a city in central Egypt, on the Nile.

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British Dictionary definitions for Asyut

Asyut

Assiut

/ (æˈsjuːt) /

noun

an ancient city in central Egypt, on the Nile. Pop: 417 000 (2005 est)Ancient Greek name: Lycopolis
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