Menouf

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Menouf

منوف
ⲟⲛⲟⲩϥⲉ
city
Menouf is located in Egypt
Menouf
Menouf
Location in Egypt
Coordinates: 30°27′57″N 30°55′51″E / 30.465839°N 30.930805°E / 30.465839; 30.930805Coordinates: 30°27′57″N 30°55′51″E / 30.465839°N 30.930805°E / 30.465839; 30.930805
Country Egypt
GovernorateMonufia
Area
 • Total18.76 km2 (7.24 sq mi)
Population
 • Total97,000
 • Density5,200/km2 (13,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EST)

Menouf (Arabic: منوف‎, Coptic: ⲟⲛⲟⲩϥⲉ) or Menuf, is a city in Egypt located in the Nile Delta.[1] It has an area of 18.76 square kilometers.[2] The city gave name to the Monufia Governorate that it is located in and it was the capital of the governorate until 1826. Menouf is one of the several continually inhabited ancient Egyptian cities in the governorate.

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  1. ^ "About Menouf". monofeya.gov. Archived from the original on 2018-02-22. Retrieved 2018-11-20.
  2. ^ "الصفحة الرئيسية - منوف". Archived from the original on 2014-04-24. Retrieved 2012-01-28.