Definition for fayum (2 of 3)
or El Fa·yum
Definition for fayum (3 of 3)
Examples from the Web for fayum
If troops of the priests go from Thebes ye will drive them back and not let them approach Fayum.The Pharaoh and the Priest|Alexander Glovatski
Saadiah was born in Fayum (Egypt) in 892, and died in Sura in 942.Chapters on Jewish Literature|Israel Abrahams
At Cairo and in the Fayum, attar of roses and other perfumes are manufactured.
The desert hare is abundant in parts of the Fayum, and a wild cat, or lynx, frequents the marshy regions of the Delta.
The exceptions are the towns in the oases comparatively unimportant, and those in the Fayum province.