DAYR AL-TURFAH. This dayr has disappeared. M. Ramzi (1953-1968, Vol. 1, p. 260) situated it in the district of Samalut. The State of the Provinces in A.H. 777/A.D. 1375 still mentions it. It is not known on which bank of the Nile it was, though Ramzi says that it was situated on the left bank.
MAURICE MARTIN, S. J.
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