Definition of Ansayri in English:

Ansayri

(also Ansarie, Ansarey, Ansari)

noun

Islam
rare
  • A member of a minority Shiite sect practising a form of Islam with gnostic and animist elements; = Nusayri.

    Related Nusayri

Origin

Early 19th century. From Arabic al-Nuṣayrī from al the + Nuṣayrī; see note below.

Pronunciation

Ansayri

/anˈseɪri/