Originally Posted by hotsizzle
Egyptians are orignally Egyptians. This goes back to the ancient egyptian civilizations where their language was made up of heiroglyphics and their religion consisted of many gods. As Islam grew in arabia (present day saudi arabia and iran and that whole part)..muslims took control of Egypt. So today, Egyptians are arabs but if you want to talk about what Egyptians originally are, they are not arabs..i guess you can call them meditrannian or something. And thats why among all the arab countries, one can identify an egyptian easiest because they dont trace back to arabs
You can use that argument for everybody hotsizzle. By your logic, Americans are actually British since the British colonized the United States and the United States was under British rule.