Examples from the Web for luxor
In an interview with The Daily Beast, many voters in Luxor appeared to confirm this sentiment.
Yet in Luxor and the surrounding area in Upper Egypt, Moussa appears to be king.
Clashes also broke out in Alexandria, Aswan, Luxor, and Assiut.
The others threw a table at Steve and tried to pull Chris [Luxor] out of there.
King was reached by The Daily Beast just before preparing to visit Luxor in the hospital.
South of Karnak lay the district of Luxor, and along the river between these two districts stood the mud huts of the poor.
One of them is now at Paris;—that famous obelisk of Luxor, of which we have heard so much.Sketches|Benjamin Disraeli
An hour later we arrive at Luxor, and what a surprise awaits us there!Egypt (La Mort De Philae)|Pierre Loti
Dealers in magic may still be found on the other side of the river, in happy Luxor.The Spell of Egypt|Robert Hichens
But already a new feeling was stealing over him; already he was forgetting the turmoil of Luxor.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
British Dictionary definitions for luxor
Word Origin and History for luxor
place in Egypt, from Arabic al-Kusur, literally "the palaces," from plural of kasr, which is from Latin castrum "fortified camp" (see castle). There are remains of Roman camps nearby.