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- n. an ancient Egyptian city on the west bank of the Nile opposite Cairo; site of three Great Pyramids and the Sphinx
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It may currently be a Paris trend, but I have been sporting my gizeh (the thong ones that Michael Kors copied) birks since early spring to balance out the girly/boho skirts and dresses I (and just about every other woman I see) have been wearing.