Murat

biographical name
Mu·​rat | \ myu̇-ˈrä How to pronounce Murat (audio) , mᵫ-\

Definition of Murat

 (Entry 1 of 2)

Joachim 1767–1815 French general; marshal of France; king of Naples (1808–15)

Murat

geographical name
Mu·​rat | \ mü-ˈrät How to pronounce Murat (audio) \
variants: or ancient Arsanias \ är-​ˈsā-​nē-​əs How to pronounce Arsanias (audio) \

Definition of Murat (Entry 2 of 2)

river 380 miles (612 kilometers) long in eastern Turkey flowing west-southwest into the Euphrates River

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