Faisal

[ fahy-suh l ]
/ ˈfaɪ səl /

noun

Faisal Abdul-Aziz al Saud al Faisal,1904–75, king of Saudi Arabia 1964–75 (son of ibn-Saud and brother of Saud).

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Definition for faisal (2 of 3)

Faisal I

noun

1885–1933, king of Syria 1920; king of Iraq 1921–33.
Also Feisal I, Feisul I.

Definition for faisal (3 of 3)

Faisal II

or Feisal II, Faisul II


noun

1935–58, king of Iraq 1939–58 (grandson of Faisal I).
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British Dictionary definitions for faisal (1 of 2)

Faisal I

Feisal I

/ (ˈfaɪsəl) /

noun

1885–1933, king of Syria (1920) and first king of Iraq (1921–33): a leader of the Arab revolt against the Turks (1916–18)

British Dictionary definitions for faisal (2 of 2)

Faisal II

Feisal II


noun

1935–58, last king of Iraq (1939–58)
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