Definition of Faisal in English:


Syllabification: Fai·sal
Pronunciation: /ˈfīsəl
1The name of two kings of Iraq.
1.1 Faisal I ( 1885–1933); reigned 1921–33. He was supported by the British and by fervent Arab nationalists. Under his rule, Iraq achieved full independence in 1932.
1.2 Faisal II ( 1935–58), grandson of Faisal I; reigned 1939-58.He was assassinated in a military coup, after which a republic was established.

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