Egypt in a sentence

The word "egypt" in a example sentences. Learn the definition of egypt and how to use it in a sentence.

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Definition of Egypt

  • a country at the northeastern corner of Africa. At one time it was joined with Syria to form the United Arab Republic.
  • an ancient empire to the west of Israel; centered on the Nile River and ruled by a Pharaoh; figured in many events described in the Old Testament
  • a republic in northeastern Africa known as the United Arab Republic until 1971; site of an ancient civilization that flourished from 2600 to 30 BC

How to use egypt in a sentence. Egypt pronunciation.

And tell him who is beyond and away in Egypt that old Soolsby's busy making a chair for him to sit in when the scarlet cloth is spread, and the East and West come to salaam before him.
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But that the Prince Pasha of Egypt has set up a claim against my uncle's property is evil news; though, thanks be to God, as my father says, we have enough to keep us fed and clothed and housed.
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David had been long enough in Egypt to know what sort of toiling it was.
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Ebn Ezra Bey had gone upon his own business to Fazougli, the tropical Siberia of Egypt, to liberate, by order of Prince Kaid,-and at a high price-a relative banished there.
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Of Benn Claridge Prince Kaid had scarcely even heard until he died; and, indeed, it was only within the past few years that the Quaker merchant had extended his business to Egypt and had made his headquarters at Assiout, up the river.
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To step aside is human-' Mr. Claridge, of that Egypt I don't know much more'n would entitle me to say, How d'ye do.
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In Egypt, if the master smiles on you, the servant puts his nose in the dust.
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If you stay long in Egypt, you'll find that Achmet is the worst, and Nahoum the Armenian the deepest, pasha in all this sickening land.
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It made Achmet Pasha sit up aghast, and Nahoum Pasha, the astute Armenian, for a long time past the confidant and favourite of the Prince Pasha, laugh in his throat; for, if there was a man in Egypt who enjoyed the thrust of a word or the bite of a phrase, it was Nahoum.
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There were no Grand Viziers in Egypt; but he was as much like one as possible, and he had one uncommon virtue, he was greatly generous.
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Once there was in Egypt, Joseph, a wise youth, who served a Pharaoh, and was his chief counsellor, and it was well with the land.
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The ages have gone, and the rest of the world has changed, but Egypt is the same Egypt, the Nile rises and falls, and the old lean years and fat years come and go.
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He had had his great fight for place and power, alien as he was in religion, though he had lived in Egypt since a child.
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How often in Egypt this gesture and such words were the prelude to assassination, from which there was no escape save by death itself.
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Egypt would laugh at that.
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Nothing else had he, but of all men in Egypt he was the best instrument Nahoum could have chosen; and of all men in Egypt he was the one man who could surely help him.
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Death, murder, crime in Egypt was not a nine days' wonder; it scarce outlived one day.
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When a man in high places dies in Egypt, it may be one death or another.
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In Egypt I shall remember, as I should remember.
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I would labour for the land of Egypt, for by work shall we fulfil ourselves, redeem ourselves.
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Examples of Egypt

Example #1
And now, David, I have told thee all, nearly.
Example #2
And he would say no more, but would walk with me even to my father's door.
Example #3
But do thee keep enough of thy inheritance to bring thee safe home again to those who love thee.
Example #4
I am glad thee did find all he said was true, and that in Damascus thee was able to set a mark by my uncle's grave.
Example #5
A man's labour was not his own.
Example #6
Kaid ground out their lives like corn between the millstones.