Definition of Mahfouz, Naguib in English:

Mahfouz, Naguib

proper noun

  • (1911–2006), Egyptian novelist and short-story writer. He was the first writer in Arabic to be awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature (1988). Notable works: Miramar (novel, 1967).

Pronunciation

Mahfouz, Naguib

/mɑːˈfuːz/