El Hamool

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El Hamool

El Hamool is located in Egypt
El Hamool
El Hamool
Location in Egypt
Coordinates: 31°18′36″N 31°08′32″E / 31.31°N 31.142222°E / 31.31; 31.142222Coordinates: 31°18′36″N 31°08′32″E / 31.31°N 31.142222°E / 31.31; 31.142222
Country Egypt
GovernorateKafr El Sheikh
Time zoneUTC+2 (EST)

El Hamool or (Arabic: الحامول‎) is one of the largest cities in the Kafr El Sheikh Governorate, in the north of Egypt. It is located in the northern part of the Governorate.


The name, El Hamool, comes from the name of a plant known locally as "el hamool" which is usually planted in Lake Burullus near Baltim.

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