Definition of Al Borak in US English:

Al Borak

noun

Islam
  • (The name of) the white animal on which the prophet Muhammad performed the Night Journey; an animal resembling this.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Edward Topsell (d. 1625), Church of England clergyman and author. From Arabic al-burāq from al the + burāq the white animal on which the prophet Muhammad performed the Night Journey, further etymology uncertain and disputed: either a diminutive of baraq flash, lightning (from baraqa to flash, to lighten) or perhaps a loanword from an unknown donor language.

Pronunciation

Al Borak

/ˈal bərak/