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Alborak

[ahl-baw-rahk, -boo-] /ˌɑl bɔˈrɑk, -bʊ-/
noun, Islam.
1.
the white horse that Muhammad rode to heaven.
Origin of Alborak
< Arabic al-Buraq < Aramaic bārag, barqā mount of the Messiah < Pahlavi bārak a fabulous steed
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  • He was, as it were, riding on the back of Alborak into the Seventh Heaven of satisfaction.

    Edith and John Franklin S. Farquhar
  • The owner-captain of the Alborak had something to add, when he brought his ship in six months later.

    Space Viking Henry Beam Piper
  • Alborak, a wonderful horse of Mahomet, an impersonation of the lightning as his steed.

    The Nuttall Encyclopaedia Edited by Rev. James Wood

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