Harun

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Harun
PronunciationArabic: [haːruːn]
GenderMale
Language(s)Arabic
Origin
Word/nameHebrew/Ancient Egyptian
MeaningLeader, Strength, warrior Lion
Region of originMiddle East
Other names
Alternative spellingHaroon and Haroun
Related namesAaron

Harun (also transliterated as Haroon or Haroun Arabic: هارون‎, Hārūn) is a common male given name of Arabic origin, related to the Hebrew name of the Prophet Aaron. Both are most likely of Ancient Egyptian origin, from aha rw, meaning "warrior lion".

Given name[edit]

Haroon[edit]

Harun[edit]

Haroun[edit]

Surname[edit]

Haroon[edit]

Haroun[edit]

  • Ali Haroun, Algerian lawyer, first minister of human rights in the Arab world and member of the Algerian High State committee (collegial presidency) from 1992 to 1994
  • Ahmed Haroun, Sudanese politician
  • Faris Haroun, Belgian footballer
  • Nadjim Haroun, Belgian footballer

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