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

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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 13 Aug. 2020.

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