Egypt Origin and Meaning

The name Egypt is a girl's name .

Ever since Little Egypt practically invented the belly dance in the 1890s, this name has had a suggestive aura. Astonishingly, Egypt is now among the Top 1000 names for girls in the US. Cairo is a related option.

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Egypt Rank in US Top 1000

Egypt Popularity

Famous People Named Egypt

  • Egypt SherrodAmerican TV host ("Property Virgins")
  • ChristineÉgypte Bonaparte, daughter of Lucien Bonaparte and Christine Boyer; niece of Napoleon I
  • Egypt Jahnari Crissdaughter of rapper Pepa
  • Egypt Bennettdaughter of singer Paris Bennett of "American Idol"

Egypt in Pop Culture

  • Egypt Jones Masterscharacter on soap opera "Loving"