Origin of the name EL-BORAK.
Etymology of the name EL-BORAK.
Meaning of the baby name EL-BORAK.
EL-BORAK. Arabic name of the horse which conveyed
Mahomet to Jerusalem, meaning "the
lightning." Also see Borak
"The night in which the
Prophet Mahomet was taken from Mecca by the angel Gabriel, and
transported in a moment through the air to Jerusalem, on his mare el
Borak, which has the head and bosom of a beautiful woman, a crown,
and wings, the prophet, after having left el Borak at the door of
the temple, came ad performed his prayer on the Sahhara, among the other
prophets and angels, who having saluted him most respectfully, yielded
to him the place of honour." (The North American Review,
Sparks, v.3, 1816)