ناس

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Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from النَّاس ‎(an-nās), contraction of الْإِنَاس ‎(al-ʾinās). Cognate with Aramaic אֲנָשָׁא ‎(ʾănāšā), Classical Syriac ܐܲܢܵܫܵܐ, ܢܵܫܵܐ ‎(ʾanāšā, nāšā), Biblical Hebrew אֱנוֹשׁ ‎(ʾĕnōš) (whence English Enos).

Noun[edit]

نَاس ‎(nāsm pl

  1. people
  2. plural of إِنْسَان ‎(ʾinsān)

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