Hafez Ibrahim
Hafez Ibrahim (Arabic: حافظ إبراهيم, Ḥafeẓ Ibrāheem‎) (1871-1932) was known as the Poet of the Nile, and sometimes the Poet of the People, as his writings were widely revered by ordinary Egy...
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Ibrahim Nagi
Ibrahim Nagi (Arabic: إبراهيم ناجى‎) (1898–1953) was an Egyptian poet. Nagi was also a doctor in internal medicine. Nagi's most famous poem is "El Atlal" or "The Ruins" which was eventually ...
Mostafa Saadeq Al-Rafe'ie
Mostafa Saadeq Al-Rafe'i.e. was an Egyptian poet of Lebanese origin, born in Egypt in 1 January 1880, and died in May 1937 in Tanta, Egypt.Mostafa Saadeq Al-Rafe'i.e. became deaf after contracting typ...
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Aziz Abaza
Aziz Abaza (13 August 1898 – 1973) was an Egyptian poet. He is known as one of the prominent poets in modern Egyptian and Arab literature.Abaza's poems are preoccupied with Arab unity and Pan-Arabism....
Ahmed Rami (poet)
Ahmed Ramy (Arabic: أحمد رامى‎) (August 9, 1892 - June 5, 1981) (also transliterated Ahmad Ramy) was an Egyptian poet, songwriter and translator. He is best known for writing lyrics for the ...
Sayed Gouda
Sayed Gouda (born 1968, Cairo) is an Egyptian poet and novelist. He majored in the Chinese language. Sayed Gouda won a first prize of poetry in 1990 before he migrated to Hong Kong in 1992. He has thr...
Muhammad Farid Abu Hadid
Muhammad Farid Abu Hadid (1 July 1893 – 18 May 1967) was an Egyptian writer, poet and historian.
Amal Abul-Qassem Donqol
Amal Abul-Qassem Donqol (Egyptian Arabic: أمل ابو القاسم دنقل, [ˈʔæmæl æbolˈʔæːsem ˈdonʔol]; 1940–1983) was an Egyptian poet whose poems were influenced by Greek mythology, then pre-Islamic and Is...
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Busiri
al-Būsīrī (Abū 'Abdallāh Muhammad ibn Sa'īd ul-Būsīrī Ash Shadhili), also known as Allama al-Būsīrī (the teacher from Būsīr), (1211–1294) was a Sanhaji BerberSufi poet belonging to the Shadhiliy...
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Muhammad Afifi Matar
Muhammad Afifi Matar (1935 – 28 June 2010), in Arabic محمد عفيفي مطر, was an Egyptian poet. He was born in the village of Ramalat al-Anjab in the Menoufia region of the Nile Delta. He went to school i...
Ahmed Fouad Negm
Ahmed Fouad Negm (Arabic: أحمد فؤاد نجم‎, [ˈæħmæd foˈʔæːd ˈneɡm]; 22 May 1929 – 3 December 2013), popularly known as el-Fagommi الفاجومي ([elfæˈɡuːmi], was an Egyptian vernacular poet. Negm ...
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Mahmud Bayram el-Tunsi
Mahmud Bayram el-Tunsi (Arabic: بيرم التونسي‎; born in 1893 in Alexandria, Egypt - died 1961) was an Egyptian poet who was exiled from Egypt by the British for his nationalist poetry.Bayram ...
Abdul Rahman Yusuf
Abdul Rahman Yusuf (Arabic: عبدالرحمن يوسف‎) ( (1970-09-18) September 18, 1970 (age 44)) is an Egyptian poet who writes original poetry, maintaining the rules of poetry and dedicated to...
Farouk Shousha
Farouk Shousha (born 1936) is an Egyptian poet. He hosted the popular television program Umsiya Thaqafiya ("Cultural Evening") from 1977 through 2006.Shousha was born in Damietta, where he attended ku...
Ibrahim al-Mazini
Ibrahim 'Abd al-Qadir al-Mazini (August 19, 1889 or 1890 – July 12 or August 10, 1949) was an Egyptian poet, novelist, journalist, and translator.
Al-Mazini was born in Cairo, to a well-off family...
Ahmed Zaki Abu Shadi
Dr. Ahmed Zaki Abu Shadi (Arabic: أحمد زكي أبو شادي‎) (1892-1955), (also transliterated as Ahmed Zaky Abushady) was an Egyptian Romantic poet, publisher, medical doctor, bacteriologist and b...
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Mahmoud Mohamed Shaker
Mahmoud Mohamed Shaker, Abu Fahr (Arabic:محمد محمود شاكر، أبو فهر), Egyptian writer, poet journalist and scholar of the Arabic language and Islamic culture heritage. Shaker was born on 1 February 1909...
Celine Axelos
Celine Axelos (née Tasso, 1902–1992) was an Egyptian poet, public speaker, and woman of letters. Her older brother, René Tasso (1897–1920), was also a poet of distinction who, however, died at the you...
Mahmoud Sami el-Baroudi
Mahmoud Sami el-Baroudi (1838–1904) (Arabic: محمود سامي البارودي‎) was a significant Egyptian political figure and a prominent poet. He served as Prime Minister of Egypt from 4 February 1882...
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Amir Allis
Amir Allis was a writer of Egyptian origin living in Egypt in the late 12th century. He incorporated many Sufi images in his writing and was generally considered a mystic. He served as a soldier under...
Abdel Rahman Shokry
Abdel Rahman Shokry (Arabic:عبد الرحمن شكري) was an Egyptian poet from the Diwan school of poets, born on 12 October 1886. He was born in Port Said and he travelled to England where he got his Bachelo...
Fouad Haddad
Fouad Haddad (1927-1985) was an Egyptian poet, who wrote in the Egyptian vernacular.
Fouad Haddad was born in Cairo. His mother came from a Syrian family and his father was a Lebanese academic who...
No'man Ashour
No'man Ashour (January 1918-5 April 1987) was an Egyptian poet and playwright, born in Mit Ghamr, Dakahlia Governorate. He is most known for the foundation of realism in the Egyptian drama. Moreov...
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Ahmed Abdel Muti Hijazi
Ahmed Abdel Muti Hijazi (Arabic: أحمد عبد المعطي حجازي‎) (born in 1935 in Al-Menoufiya, Egypt) is an Egyptian contemporary poet.Contributed to many literary conferences in many Arab capitals...
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Abdel Rahman el-Abnudi
Abdel Rahman el-Abnudi (Arabic: عبد الرحمن الأبنودى‎) (born 1938) is a popular Egyptian poet, and more recently a children's books writer. He is one of a generation of poets who wrote their ...
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