The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Village near Alexandria, in Egypt, on the bay near which Nelson destroyed the French fleet in 1799; where Napoleon beat the Turks, 1799; and where Abercrombie fell, 1801.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Abou`kir'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/a/aboukir.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.