The name Egypt means Temple Of The Soul Of Ptah and is of Greek origin. Egypt is name that's been used by parents who are considering unisex or non-gendered baby names--baby names that can be used for any gender.
Ptah is the creative god associated with Memphis, the ancient city of Egypt. The name was derived from the Greek name "Aigyptos" meaning the region of the River Nile. Also, a horse owned by Ulysses Grant.