Fuad

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Fouad
Pronunciation Arabic: [fuːʔ.aːd]
Gender Masculine
Origin
Word/name Arabic
Meaning "heart"
Other names
Related names Fouad, Fuat, Fawad, Foaad

Fouad (Arabic: فؤاد) (also spelled Foud or Foad, Arabic: فؤاد‎‎) is a masculine Arabic given name "Fouad" meaning "heart".[1][2][3]

Its root word is the verb fa'ada meaning burning or a flame and lahmun fa'eed means a roasted meat on a fire. It is used to describe a heart that is inflamed with emotion.[4]

It is borne by two different Kings of Egypt.

Originally an Arabic given name, it became widespread throughout the Middle East during the 9th and 12th centuries.

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People named Fuad[edit]

Art
Business
Clergy
Education
  • Fouad Ajami, Lebanese-born American university professor
Entertainment
  • Fuad Omar, writer, producer and screenwriter
  • Fouad el-Mohandes (1924–2006), Egyptian stage and screen actor
  • Fouad Awad, Israeli-Palestinian theatre director
Music
Nobility
Politics
Sports

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Statistics[edit]

The name is mentioned five times in the Quran.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "FOUAD". www.muslimmatters.org. Retrieved 28 January 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Fuad". quranicnames.com. Retrieved 6 August 2014. 
  3. ^ Тайна имени Фуад. www.astromeridian.ru (in Russian). Retrieved 6 August 2014. 
  4. ^ "» The Heart: Fu’aad, Qalb and Sadr". Retrieved 2016-08-14. 
  5. ^ "IGN'S TOP 25 FAMILY GUY CHARACTERS". uk.ign.com. Retrieved 11 August 2014.