Egypt is a transcontinental country which has the longest history, tracing its heritage back to the 6th–4th millennia BCE. It is a land of mystery that contains mummies, pharaohs, and pyramids.
Like in many other countries, the Egyptian baby names are also a perfect blend of the past and present. As the large percentage of population of modern Egypt comprise of Christians or Muslims, hence the Egyptian baby names reflect these religions. However, it does not mean that ancient Egyptian names does not exist now. These ancient baby names are still in use in some parts of the country. Some of the popular Egyptian baby names are Abasi, Abayomi and Babu.