Why do Al Saud name themselves ‘Turki’ if they are Arabs?

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nomi king 9 months 1 Answer 115 views

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  1. “Turki” was used as an adjective to a person in Saudi Arabia meaning “handsome”,

    The Turks in medieval Persian and Arabic sources, were considered handsome.

    Thus, some tribes they named their children “Turki” because they look handsome.

    It is also common in Kuwait.

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