Maimonides Synagogue
The Maimonides Synagogue (Hebrew: בית כנסת הרמב"ם‎, translit: Beit Knesset ha-Rambam; Arabic: كنيس ابن ميمون‎), also known as the Rav Moshe Synagogue, is a historic synagogue located i...
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The Cairo Rambam Yeshiva Part 1
Updated version showing the restoration work from 2006 to 2010 carried out by the Supreme Council of Antiquities thanks to the steadfast determination of the...
History of the Jews in Egypt
The historic core of the indigenous community consisted mainly of Arabic-speaking Rabbanites and Karaites. After their expulsion from Spain, more Sephardi and Karaite Jews began to emigrate to Egypt a...
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Alabarch
Alabarch is the Greek title of the customs official at the harbor of Alexandria during the Hellenistic and Roman periods. The title "alabarch" is different from the title of "ethnarch", which refers t...
Elephantine
Elephantine Island in the Nile River,at Aswan, Upper Egypt.Elephantine (/ˌɛlɨfænˈtaɪniː/ EL-ə-fan-TY-nee or /ɛlɨfænˈtiːniː/ EL-ə-fan-TEE-nee; Arabic: جزيرة الفنتين‎; Greek: Ελεφαντίνη; K...
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Leontopolis
Leontopolis (Greek: Λεόντων πόλις ) or Leonto (Λεοντώ) or Latin: Leontos Oppidum or Egyptian: Taremu ("Land of Fish"), was an Ancient Egyptian city that is known as Tell el-Muqdam today.
The city ...