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Ansar

[ an-sahr ]
/ ˈæn sɑr /
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noun (sometimes lowercase)(used with a plural verb)
the first inhabitants of Medina to accept Islam.
any of those who helped Muhammad after he began his preaching.
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Origin of Ansar

<Arabic anṣār, plural of nāṣir helper

OTHER WORDS FROM Ansar

An·sar·i·an, adjective
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