Ertuğrul is a Turkish male name, the name of the father of Osman I, founder of the Ottoman Empire. The name is composed of Turkish er (man) and tuğrul (referring to a mythical bird of prey, perhaps based on a falcon).
Ertuğrul is also a Turkish surname originating from the given name.
Meaning: “man + bird of prey”, possibly in reference to a falcon”
Pronunciation: in Turkish the ğ is a silent letter so Ertuğrul in Turkish is pronounced as er-tu-rel (Forvo)
- Tuğrul (Turkish)
Ertuğrul ارطغرل (Arabic)