Farouk I

biographical name
Fa·​rouk I | \ fə-ˈrük How to pronounce Farouk I (audio) \
variants: Arabic Fārūq al-Awwal \ fär-​ˈük-​al-​ˈa-​wal How to pronounce Fārūq al-Awwal (audio) \

Definition of Farouk I

1920–1965 king of Egypt (1936–52; abdicated)

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