Nusairi

noun
Nu·​sai·​ri | \ nüˈsīrē \
plural -s

Definition of Nusairi

: a member of a syncretistic religious sect of northern Syria that lives in comparative isolation and mingles religious beliefs from Islamic, Christian, and native sources

called also Ansarie

History and Etymology for Nusairi

Arabic Nuṣayrīyah Nusairis

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“Nusairi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Nusairi. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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