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About: Bibliotheca Alexandrina Museum
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Governorate of Alexandria

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El Chatby
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2002 AD
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Coptic: 

It is a name for Egyptians of the Christian faith and their Church. It is also the name for the last form of the ancient Egyptian language, which was written with mostly Greek letters. The Coptic language survives only as a liturgical language of the Coptic Orthodox Church.

Islam: 

the name of a religion that is centered on the Qur'an, the word of God as passed through the Prophet Muhammad

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