Fuad

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Fouad
PronunciationArabic: [fuːʔ.aːd]
GenderMasculine
Origin
Word/nameArabic
Meaning"heart"
Other names
Related namesFouad, Fuat, Fawad, Foaad, Fuaad

Fouad (Arabic: فؤاد) (also spelled Foud, Fuaad or Foad, Arabic: فؤاد‎) is a masculine Arabic given name, 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 was 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.

Notable people[edit]

Art
Business
Clergy
Education
  • Fouad Ajami, Lebanese-born American university professor
Entertainment
Fuad Abishzade Azerbaijani actor and producer
Fuad Omar, writer, producer and screenwriter
Music
Nobility
Politics
Sports

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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.