Farooq Family History
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Farooq Name Meaning
Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic faruq ‘distinguisher’, i.e. ‘one who distinguishes truth from falsehood’. Al-Faruq was a byname of ?Umar ibn al-Kha?t?tab, the second ‘rightly guided’ khalif (ruled 634–644), renowned for his stern and uncompromising execution of justice.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Farooqui, Faso, Froom, Faron, Barton, Marron, Arons, Marlow, Ferro