Meaning of Ansarian in English:

Ansarian

noun

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

    Chiefly in French contexts, especially in translations from French.

Pronunciation

Ansarian

/anˈsɑːrɪən/ /anˈsɛːrɪən/

Origin

Late 18th century. From (i) French †Ansârié.