Meaning of Harun ar-Rashid in English:

Harun ar-Rashid

(also Haroun-al-Raschid)

Pronunciation /haˌruːn ˌɑːraˈʃiːd/

proper noun

  • (763–809), fifth Abbasid caliph of Baghdad 786–809. The most powerful of the Abbasid caliphs, he was made famous by his portrayal in the Arabian Nights.