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Farouk Line breaks: Far¦ouk
Pronunciation: /faˈruːk/

Definition of Farouk in English:

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

Words that rhyme with Farouk

archduke, chibouk, duke, fluke, kook, Luke, nuke, peruke, puke, rebuke, Seljuk, snook, souk, spruik, stook, tuque, zouk
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