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nazir

[ nah-zir ]
/ ˈnɑ zɪr /
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noun
(in Muslim countries) the title of any of various public officials.
(formerly) a title of certain officials serving native rulers in India.
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Origin of nazir

1670–80; earlier nasar, naser<Urdu nāzir<Persian nāẓir<Arabic: inspector

OTHER WORDS FROM nazir

na·zir·ship, noun
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