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Farooq Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Farooq is of Arabic origin.

The meaning of Farooq is "seer of truth".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 11072 in baby name popularity for boys with 6 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Farooq Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Farooq has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Farooq to other names.


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Related Names

Farooq is a variant spelling of Faruq.

Other Tidbits

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Farooq in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Farooq.

Just for fun, see the name Farooq in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Farooq in Nautical Flags page.

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Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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