Tawfik

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Tewfik
Pronunciation Arabic: [tau'fiːq]
Gender Male
Origin
Word/name Arabic
Meaning success, good fortune
Other names
Alternative spelling Tawfik, Tawfeeq, and Toufic in the Latin alphabet.

Tewfik (Arabic: توفيق‎‎), or Tawfik, is an Arabic name given to males. The name is derived from the Arabic root: waaw-faa-qaaf (و-ف-ق), which means to agree or to reconcile. Tawfik translates to, "the ability and opportunity to achieve success". Tawfik can be used as a given name or surname. The Turkish equivalent is Tevfik, while the Hebrew equivalent is Tovik or Tuvik (תוביק). Tawfik also has a similar meaning to the Greek Tobias (Τοβίας).

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