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i baraka

Baraka

[buh-rah-kuh]
Baraka may refer to:

  • baraka, also berakhah, in Judaism, a blessing usually recited during a ceremony
  • baraka, also barakah, in Islam and Arab-influenced languages, meaning spiritual wisdom and blessing transmitted from God
    • "Baraka", a rarely used French slang term for luck, derived from the Arabic word
    • Baraka, aka Nigella sativa, a spice with purported health benefits
  • Baraka, the Serbian and Bulgarian word for "shack"
  • Baraka, the Turkish word for "barracks"
  • Baraka, means 'Blessing' in Kiswahili

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See also

  • Barack Obama (sometimes, Baraka Obama), a U.S. politician whose first name is derived from the Kiswahili word, baraka meaning blessed.

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