Farooqi

Farooqi (Arabic: فاروقي‎; also spelt and transliterated as Farooqui, Faruki or Al Farooqi), is a distinct name or surname or last name of Arabic origin.

Origin

The name purportedly signifies ancestry from Umar ibn al-Khattāb, commonly known as Umar (Arabic: عمر ابن الخطاب‎), the second Caliph of Islam. Umar was also titled 'al-Farooq' (the Redeemer).' Today Farooqies are a multilingual Muslim community spread across Turkey', Romania, Middle East' and parts of Europe.


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