Omar

[ oh-mahr ]
/ ˈoʊ mɑr /

noun

a male given name.

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Omar

Umar

/ (ˈəʊmɑː) /

noun

died 644 ad, the second caliph of Islam (634–44). During his reign Islamic armies conquered Syria and Mesopotamia: murdered
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