Zawyat Razin (Arabic: زاوية رزين‎; Coptic: ⲡϣⲁϯ, romanized: Pashati) is a city in the Monufia Governorate, Egypt. The region hosted the famous Fort Nikiou which was built by Emperor Trajan.[1] The city witnessed the Battle of Nikiou between the Rashidun Caliphate and Byzantine Empire in May of 646.

Zawyat Razin

زاوية رزين
Zawyat Razin is located in Egypt
Zawyat Razin
Zawyat Razin
Location in Egypt
Coordinates: 30°24′44″N 30°51′13″E / 30.41222°N 30.85361°E / 30.41222; 30.85361Coordinates: 30°24′44″N 30°51′13″E / 30.41222°N 30.85361°E / 30.41222; 30.85361
Country Egypt
GovernorateMonufia
Population
 (2006)
 • Total19,898
Time zoneUTC+2 (EST)

Notable peopleEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "زاوية رزين.. حصن نقيوس المنيع". Masress (in Arabic). Retrieved 1 November 2017.