Harun

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Harun
Pronunciation Arabic: [haːruːn]
Gender Male
Language(s) Arabic
Origin
Word/name Hebrew/Ancient Egyptian
Meaning Warrior Lion
Region of origin Middle East
Other names
Alternative spelling Haroon and Haroun
Related names Aaron

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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