nazir

noun
na·​zir | \ ˈnäˌzi(ə)r \
plural -s

Definition of nazir

1 : a native court official in India who serves processes, acts as treasurer, and performs other similar duties
2 : any of various officials in Muslim countries

History and Etymology for nazir

Hindi nāz̤ir, from Arabic nāẓir

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“Nazir.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nazir. Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.

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