Turkish, Bosnian variation of Tariq, Arabic
"the one who knocks at the door"

Tarik Origin and Meaning

The name Tarik is boy's name meaning "the one who knocks at the door".
This bold and straightforward name is a common variant of Tariq in Turkey and Bosnia and is used as an alternate spelling in Arabic-speaking countries.

In Arabic, Tariq was historically used in reference to a person who arrives at night and knocks on the door. In the desert, Bedouins would often travel in the night to avoid the heat.

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