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Farouk

Syllabification: Fa·rouk
Pronunciation: /fəˈro͞ok
 
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Definition of Farouk in English:

( 1920–65), king of Egypt; reigned 1936–52. His defeat in the Arab-Israeli conflict of 1948, together with the general corruption of his reign, led to a military coup in 1952. Farouk was forced to abdicate in favor of his infant son, Fuad.

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